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Angels and the Order of Heaven in Medieval and Renaissance Italy

Meredith J. Gill (University of Maryland)
Format
Book
Published
New York, NY : Cambridge University Press, 2014.
Language
English
ISBN
9781107027954, 1107027950
Contents
  • Pure act: Medieval angelology and Dante's angels : Tongues of angels ; Dante and the scholastics ; The Divine Comedy
  • Wings: Celestial visions in the later middle ages and Renaissance : Imagining heaven ; The nine orders: Padua, Riofreddo, and Rome ; The assumption and coronation of the virgin ; The communion of the blessed and the beatific vision
  • Bodies and voices: Annunciation and heavenly harmonies :Ave Maria ; "A sound of tumult like the sounds of a host": the music of angels ; Jacob's ladder
  • Contemplation: Angelic witness and empathy : The bread of angels ; Tobias and the angel ; Raphael transfigured
  • Clouds and the fall: Rebellion, salvation, and reform : The fall of the rebel angels: Rome, Siena, and Caprarola ; Demons and artists.
Description
xv, 324 pages, 32 unnumbered pages of plates : illustrations (some color) ; 26 cm
Notes
Includes bibliographical references (pages 297-311) and index.
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