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Observation and image-making in Gothic art

Jean A. Givens

Observation and image-making in Gothic art

by Jean A. Givens

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Published by Cambridge University Press in Cambridge, UK, New York .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Art, Gothic -- Themes, motives,
  • Visual communication in art,
  • Visual perception

  • Edition Notes

    Includes bibliographical references (p. 175-216) and index

    StatementJean A. Givens
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsN6310 .G55 2005
    The Physical Object
    Paginationxiv, 231 p. :
    Number of Pages231
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL17142704M
    ISBN 100521830311
    LC Control Number2004043582

    Gothic art was a style of medieval art that developed in Northern France out of Romanesque art in the 12th century AD, led by the concurrent development of Gothic spread to all of Western Europe, and much of Southern and Central Europe, never quite effacing more classical styles in the late 14th century, the sophisticated court style of International Gothic developed. His first book was The Gothic Idol: Ideology and Image-Making in the Medieval Art (). His next volume, Image on the Edge: The Margins of Medieval Art () communicated one of Camille’s essential insights: that “the art of the Middle Ages was not a somber expression of social unity and transcendant order.

    Scott L Montgomery in Isis (): [co-reviewed with Jean A. Givens, Observation and Image-Making in Gothic Art]. Larry Silver in Sixteenth-Century Journal (): I.M. McCleery in English Historical Review (): Minta Collins in Bulletin of the History of Medicine 82 ():   “The Observations” is an off-the-beaten-path type of novel, Jane Harris created a well written novel that still haunts me, as I finished the last page. Ms. Harris formulates a tale of mystery, psychological twister, a chilling-haunting, and murder that is interwoven with historical details and the great psychological pursuit and devices of /5().

    An illustrated exploration of the fundamental connections between art and science, from an author who has lived in both worlds. In this thought-provoking book, Philip F. Palmedo, a former physicist who now writes on art, reveals how the two defining enterprises of humankind—art and science—are rooted in certain common instincts, which we might call aesthetic: an appreciation of symmetry. Givens, Observation and Image-Making in Gothic Art (Cambridge, ). C Koninklijke Brill NV, Leiden, DOI: /X S. Kusukawa / .


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Late medieval images range from vividly specific to barely identifiable, but descriptiveness in 5/5(1).

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Givens is an Associate Professor of Art History at the University of Connecticut whose research focuses on topics that include Gothic architectural ornament, 13th-century sculptural practice, and medieval scientific illustration.

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Jean A. Givens is Professor of Art History in the Department of Art and Art History at the University of Connecticut, Storrs, and author of Observation and Image-Making in Gothic Art (Cambridge University Press, ) (that received the John Nicholas Brown Book Prize) and Visualizing Medieval Medicine and Natural Science, –, with Karen M.

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pl. II. By examining the theme of idol-worship in medieval art, this book reveals the ideological basis of paintings, statues and manuscript illuminations that depict the worship of false gods in the thirteenth and fourteenth centuries. By showing that images of idolatry stood for those outside the Church - pagans, Muslims, Jews, heretics, homosexuals - Camille sheds light on how medieval society.Observation and image-making in Gothic art Givens JA(1).

Author information: (1)University of Connecticut, USA. [email protected] Since the 16th century, art historians have debated the methods of medieval artists. A frequent topic of discussion and one that has been invoked at times to distinguish the medieval artist from his.Her books include Observation and Image-Making in Gothic Art (Cambridge University Press, )--awarded the Medieval Academy of America’s John Nicholas Brown Prize for —and Visualizing Medieval Medicine and Natural History, (Ashgate, ) co-edited with historians of science, Karen Reeds and Alain Touwaide.