Painting in Bruges at the Close of the Middle Ages: Studies in Society and Visual Culture

Painting in Bruges at the Close of the Middle Ages: Studies in Society and Visual Culture

by Jean Wilson

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Product Details

ISBN-13: 9780271016535
Publisher: Penn State University Press
Publication date: 03/28/1998
Pages: 272
Product dimensions: 8.75(w) x 11.25(h) x 1.00(d)

About the Author

Jean C. Wilson is Associate Professor of Art History at the State University of New York at Binghamton.

Table of Contents

List of Illustrations
ix(6)
Preface xv
Introduction 1(12)
PART I: THE DESIRE FOR PAINTING 13(74)
1. Vivre Noblement in Late Medieval Bruges
13(28)
2. Painting and the Popularization of Vivre Noblement
41(46)
PART II: FROM REPRESENTATION TO REPLICATION 87(76)
3. The Production of Replications: The Visual Evidence
87(45)
4. Documentary Evidence of Painters' Workshop Practices and Methods of Reproduction
132(31)
PART III: THE MARKETPLACE 163(26)
5. The Rise of a Mass Market for Painting
163(26)
Conclusion 189(8)
Appendix I: Constituents of Model Groupings 197(8)
Appendix II: The Number of Stalls Rented by Painters at the Bruges Fairs, 1513-1550 205(1)
Appendix III: Stall Rental Fees Paid by Painters as Compared with Other Participants in the Pandt Market 206(1)
Notes 207(30)
Bibliography 237(10)
Index 247

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