A non-chronological history of the art and architecture of the Middle Ages (A.D. 400-1400). The first 10 Installments will be published on a daily basis, beginning tomorrow; thereafter, new ones will be published at a rate of one per week.
AN INCOMPLETE HISTORY OF MEDIEVAL ART:
I: Saint Denis and Gothic Art
II: The Carolingian Renovatio
III: Romanesque Manuscripts
IV: Grisaille, or The Abstention from Color
V: The Social and Material Contexts of Duccio’s Rucellai Madonna
VI: Beauvais Cathedral and the Limits of Gothic Verticality
VII: The Harrowing of Hell
VIII: The Sutton Hoo Ship Burial
IX: The Art of the Dark Ages
X. Simone Martini’s Saints
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