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Author De Hamel, Christopher, 1950-, author.

Title The medieval world at our fingertips : manuscript illuminations from the collection of Sandra Hindman / Christopher de Hamel ; introduction by James H. Marrow ; catalogue by Matthew J. Westerby.

Published London : Harvey Miller Publishers, January 2018.


Location Call No. Status
 UniM Bail  745.67 DEHA    AVAILABLE
Physical description 264 pages : illustrations (chiefly colour), facsimiles, portraits ; 29 cm.
Series [Studies in medieval and early Renaissance art history]
Notes Published to accompany the exhibition of the same name held at the Art Institute of Chicago, January 27-May 28, 2018.
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references (pages 222-232) and index.
Contents Machine generated contents note: 1.Crossing the Threshold -- 2.Illuminating Music -- 3.Why Saints Matter -- 4.Initiating the Renaissance -- 5.Cuttings and Collectors -- 6.Marking Time -- 7.Re-Enacting the Past -- 8.Reading the Bible Aloud -- 9.Painters as Illuminators -- 10.Nuns at Prayer -- 11.Gospels in German -- 12.Survivors of the Flood -- 15.Heir to the Kingdom -- 14.Masses of Missals -- 15.An Abbot's Extravagance in Nuremberg -- 16.Devotion and Domesticity -- 17.Pen to Press -- 18.On the Road -- 19 & 20 Leonardo in Miniature.
Other author Marrow, James H., writer of introduction.
Westerby, Matthew J., writer of supplementary textual content.
Art Institute of Chicago host institution.
Subject Hindman, Sandra, 1944- -- Art collections -- Exhibitions.
Illumination of books and manuscripts, Medieval -- Private collections -- Illinois -- Chicago -- Exhibitions.
Illumination of books and manuscripts, Renaissance -- Private collections -- Illinois -- Chicago -- Exhibitions.
ISBN 9781909400887 (hbk.046Z)