Beauty in the beasts: a study of medieval aesthetics
Res, 19-20, 1990-1991, 137-161
Analyzes the illustrations to a 13th c. English bestiary, made in London (Oxford, Bodleian, MS Ashmole 1511) in the light of Medieval aesthetics. Examines beliefs about the use of images in religious contexts, and stylistic features of the schematic illustrations.
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