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Art and Optics in the Hereford Map / Marcia Kupfer.
Creator:
Kupfer, Marcia A. (Marcia Ann), author.
Title:
Art and Optics in the Hereford Map / Marcia Kupfer.
Published/Created:
New Haven : Published for the Paul Mellon Centre for Studies in British Art, by Yale University Press, [2016]
Physical Description:
i x, 223 pages : illustrations ; 29 cm
Holdings:
Reference Library
GA304.R5 K87 2016 (LC) Oversize
Accessible in the Reference Library [Hours]
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Classification:
Books
Notes:
Includes bibliographical references (pages 200-212) and indexes.
Contents:
An Ornament for the Church -- The Draftsman's compasse and God's Creation -- Wonder -- Specula -- Speculum -- Sion-Speculatio and the Multiplication of Species -- In conspectus dei -- Coda: Speculum sine macula -- Cartographic Figurae -- The Specular Conceit Exported.
Subject Terms:
Christian art and symbolism -- England -- Hereford -- Medieval, 500-1500.
Creation in art.
Hereford mappa mundi.
Optics and art -- England -- Hereford -- History -- To 1500.
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