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Fliegel, Stephen N., 1950-
A higher contemplation : sacred meaning in the Christian art of the Middle Ages / Stephen N. Fliegel
Alternate Title Sacred meaning in the Christian art of the Middle Ages
Kent, Ohio : Kent State University Press, c2012
book jacket
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 4th Floor  N7850 .F59 2012    AVAILABLE
Subject(s) Christian art and symbolism -- Medieval, 500-1500
Physical Description xi, 115 p. : ill. (some col.) ; 28 cm
Note "This book is an expanded and revised version of a monograph titled Sacred Meaning in the Christian Art of the Middle Ages published in 2004 by the Sacred Landmarks Initiative at Cleveland State University."
Includes bibliographical references and index
Contents The context and the medieval mind -- The early Christian and Byzantine perception of images -- Images of the saints, angels, and holy persons -- Mater gloriosa: the cult of Mary in the Middle Ages -- Images of the cross and the Crucifixion
Series Sacred landmarks monograph series
Alternate Author Fliegel, Stephen N., 1950- Sacred meaning in the Christian art of the Middle Ages

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