Spectacular Miracles: Transforming Images in Italy, from the Renaissance to the Present

Spectacular Miracles: Transforming Images in Italy, from the Renaissance to the Present

by Jane Garnett, Gervase Rosser

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Product Details

ISBN-13: 9781780231051
Publisher: Reaktion Books, Limited
Publication date: 06/15/2013
Pages: 320
Product dimensions: 7.90(w) x 9.90(h) x 1.10(d)

About the Author


Jane Garnett is a fellow and tutor in history at Wadham College, Oxford, UK. She has published and taught widely on the history of Christianity, visual culture, gender, and philosophy. Gervase Rosser is a fellow and tutor in the history of art at St Catherine’s College, Oxford, UK. His research and publications have focused on the social, visual, and religious culture of medieval and Renaissance cities.

Table of Contents


Preface

1. The Time and Space of the Miraculous Image
2. The Invented Image
3. The Activated Image
4. Communion with the Image
5. The Power of the Infinite Copy
6. Portrait in an Altered Landscape

References
Select Bibliography
List of Illustrations
Acknowledgements
Index

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