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Coda: The Alps as Kunstlandschaft

Joanne W. Anderson

Joanne W. Anderson (PhD 2010, Warwick) is Lecturer in 13th-17th Century History of Art at the Warburg Institute in London, UK. Author affiliation details are correct at time of print publication.

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Moving with the Magdalen : Late Medieval Art and Devotion in the Alps

Bloomsbury Visual Arts, 2019

Book chapter

...In his Geschichte der Bildenden Künste der Schweiz of 1876, Johann Rudolf Rahn wrote that there was no art in the mountains during the Middle Ages.mannigfaltigen Einflüsse sich öffnet, die von hüben und drüben zusammentrafen und seit der...

Use and Reception

A Cultural History of Gardens in the Medieval Age

Bloomsbury Academic, 2013

Book chapter

...As John Harvey noted, medieval gardens “could serve an aesthetic as well as a material purpose . . . The various motives involved were not mutually exclusive, but complementary.” J. H...

Devotion and Resurrection in Pontresina

Joanne W. Anderson

Joanne W. Anderson (PhD 2010, Warwick) is Lecturer in 13th-17th Century History of Art at the Warburg Institute in London, UK. Author affiliation details are correct at time of print publication.

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Moving with the Magdalen : Late Medieval Art and Devotion in the Alps

Bloomsbury Visual Arts, 2019

Book chapter

...By the end of the fifteenth century, imagery of Mary Magdalen was diffuse throughout the Alps. The saint had found purchase in the devotional lives of pilgrims, parishioners, priests and religious orders, even resident miners, thanks to her...

Regulating the Mountain Parish Saint

Joanne W. Anderson

Joanne W. Anderson (PhD 2010, Warwick) is Lecturer in 13th-17th Century History of Art at the Warburg Institute in London, UK. Author affiliation details are correct at time of print publication.

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Moving with the Magdalen : Late Medieval Art and Devotion in the Alps

Bloomsbury Visual Arts, 2019

Book chapter

...In the Alps, Mary Magdalen was a touchstone for pilgrims and other travellers as recounted in Chapter 1, which united a sculpted altarpiece with the originating cult sites in Provence. But she was also a parish saint, constituting...

The Persecution of the Palmesel

Max Harris

Max Harris is the author of five previous books, including Sacred Folly: A New History of the Feast of Fools (2011) which won the Otto Grundler prize. He has served as Executive Director of the Wisconsin Humanities Council and has taught at Yale University and the University of Virginia. Author affiliation details are correct at time of print publication.

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Christ on a Donkey — Palm Sunday, Triumphal Entries, and Blasphemous Pageants

Arc Humanities Press, 2019

Book chapter

...The Fate of individual palmesels during the Protestant Reformation depended as much on local politics as on general location. The distance from Schwäbisch Hall to Biberach, passing through Schwäbisch Gmünd, is less than a hundred miles...

An Image of the Lord Seated on an Ass

Max Harris

Max Harris is the author of five previous books, including Sacred Folly: A New History of the Feast of Fools (2011) which won the Otto Grundler prize. He has served as Executive Director of the Wisconsin Humanities Council and has taught at Yale University and the University of Virginia. Author affiliation details are correct at time of print publication.

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Christ on a Donkey — Palm Sunday, Triumphal Entries, and Blasphemous Pageants

Arc Humanities Press, 2019

Book chapter

...Some two Hundred years after Charlemagne rode into Rome in conscious evocation of Christ’s entry into Jerusalem and some five hundred years before a live donkey was first ridden in a Palm Sunday procession, a carved wooden “image...