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Published by Getty Trust Publications: J. Paul Getty Museum .
Written in English

Subjects:

  • Art / History / European,
  • Collections, Catalogs, Exhibitions - General,
  • Art

Book details:

The Physical Object
FormatPaperback
Number of Pages128
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL11298547M
ISBN 100892364505
ISBN 109780892364503
OCLC/WorldCa80849706

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Illuminated Manuscripts comprises a spectacular array of written artifacts among the masterpieces of medieval and Renaissance art and includes liturgical books, devotional books, and books of the Bible. Among those featured are Jean Froissart's The Chronicle and examples from Georg Bocskay's Mira Calligrapiae Monuments, /5(7). The Getty Museum’s collection of illuminated manuscripts, featured in this Spanish-language book, comprises masterpieces of medieval and Renaissance art. Dating from the tenth to the sixteenth century, they were produced in France, Italy, Belgium, Germany, England, Spain, Poland, and the eastern Mediterranean. Among the highlights are four Ottonian manuscripts, Romanesque treasures . Illuminated Manuscripts comprises a spectacular array of written artifacts among the masterpieces of medieval and Renaissance art and includes liturgical books, devotional books, and books of the Bible. Among those featured are Jean Froissart's The Chronicle and examples from Georg Bocskay's Mira Calligrapiae Monuments, Format: Paperback. The Getty Museum's collection of illuminated manuscripts, featured in this book, comprises masterpieces of medieval and Renaissance art. Dating from the tenth to the sixteenth century, they were produced in France, Italy, Belgium, Germany, England, Spain, /5(5).

Masterpieces of the J. Paul Getty Museum: Illuminated manuscripts "The Getty Museum's collection of illuminated manuscripts, featured in this book, comprises masterpieces of medieval and Renaissance art. Illuminated Manuscripts comprises a spectacular array of written artifacts among the masterpieces of medieval and Renaissance art and includes liturgical books, devotional books, and books of the Bible. Among those featured are Jean Froissart's The Chronicle and examples from Georg Bocskay's Mira Calligrapiae Monuments, Reviews: 1. An illuminated manuscript is a book written and decorated completely by hand. Illuminated manuscripts were among the most precious objects produced in the Middle Ages and the early Renaissance, primarily in monasteries and courts. Society's rulers—emperors, kings, dukes, cardinals, and bishops— commissioned the most splendid manuscripts. Masterpieces of the J. Paul Getty Museum: Illuminated Manuscripts (Los Angeles: J. Paul Getty Museum, ), pp. , entry by Elizabeth C. Teviotdale. Klein, Peter. "Initialen als 'Marginal Images': Die Figureninitialen der Getty-Apokalypse".

Getty Publications produces award-winning books in the fields of art history, architecture, photography, archaeology, conservation, and the humanities. Spanning more than four decades, the Getty’s publishing program draws upon the work of the J. Paul Getty Museum, the Getty Conservation Institute, and the Getty Research Institute. Masterpieces of the J. Paul Getty Museum: Illuminated Manuscripts by J. Paul Getty Museum really liked it avg rating — 10 ratings — published — 10 editions. The Getty Museum's collection of illuminated manuscripts, featured in this book, comprises masterpieces of medieval and Renaissance art. Dating from the tenth to the sixteenth century, they were produced in France, Italy, Belgium, Germany, England, Spain, Poland, and the eastern Mediterranean. It’s no ordinary day at the castle! This beautifully illustrated, silly picture book is a fun introduction to the medieval world and the illuminated bestiary. Join young Godfrey as he finds a bestiary, or book of beasts, and invents his own story and finds a very unexpected adventure along the way.