Beauty in the beasts: a study of medieval aesthetics

Debra Hassig

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.

Language: English

ISSN: 0277-1322


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