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Title LinkLooking beyond : visions, dreams, and insights in medieval art & history / edited by Colum Hourihane.
Imprint [Princeton, N.J.] : Index of Christian Art, Dept. of Art & Archaeology, Princeton University ; [University Park, Pa.] : In association with Penn State University Press, 2010.
Description xx, 314 p. :  ill. ;  28 cm.
Type of Material Monograph
Series ( Index of Christian art: occasional papers ; ; 11 )
Series ( Occasional papers (Princeton University. Department of Art and Archaeology. Index of Christian Art) ; 11.)
Bibliography Note Includes bibliographical references and indexes.
Contents Contents: Saint Francis and the body as image : an anthropological approach / Hans Belting -- Visions and liturgical experience in the early Middle Ages / Eric Palazzo -- Looking like Christians : the material environment of religious visions in early modern Europe / Lisa M. Bitel -- Making use of Paradise : church benefactors, heavenly visions, and the late antique commemorative imagination / Ann Marie Yasin -- Death in the flesh : picturing death’s body and abode in late antiquity / Georgia Frank -- The vision of Bernhard of Petershausen : an image in a reformed landscape / Alison I. Beach -- Finding faith underground : visions of the Forty Martyrs Oratory at Syracuse / Glenn Peers -- Deus-homo-imago : representing the divine in the twelfth century / Nino Zchomelidse -- A faithful witness in heaven : keeping vigil with Saint Apollinaris / Peter Jeffery -- Visualizing the visionary : John in his Apocalypse / Richard K. Emmerson -- Visionary experience and corporeal seeing in thirteenth-century English apocalypses : John as external witness and the rise of gothic marginal images / Peter K. Klein -- The tactile and the visionary : notes on the place of sculpture in the medieval religious imagination / Jaqueline E. Jung -- I saw him! Visions of the saints in miracle stories in Cataluña / Michelle Garceau -- Visions and the soul’s ascent to God in Spanish mysticism / Luis R. Corteguera -- Image, art, and inspiration in modern apparitions / David Morgan -- Scenes from a cult in the making : Lady of the Rock, 2008 / Lisa M. Bitel and Matt Gainer.
Summary "A collection of essays examining the concept of representing visions and dreams in the medieval period. Includes discussions of modern visions which highlight how our belief in the non-corporal world still exists"--Provided by publisher.
Subject LinkDreams in art.
LinkVisions in art.
LinkArt, Medieval -- Themes, motives.
LinkPhilosophy, Medieval.
Add.Author LinkHourihane, Colum, 1955-

System Number 000678129
ISBN Link9780976820284 (pbk. : alk. paper)
Link0976820285 (pbk. : alk. paper)

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