Feminae: Medieval Women and Gender Index


  • Record Number: 14052
  • Author(s)/Creator(s): Maginnis , Hayden B. J.
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  • Title: Images, Devotion, and the Beata Umiliana de' Cerchi [images are found speaking to medieval Italian saints, especially Franciscans, in the hagiographic sources; two pictures play this role in the life of the pious widow Umiliata de' Cerchi; these images function in her contact with the divine like Byzantine
  • Source: Visions of Holiness: Art and Devotion in Renaissance Italy.  Edited by Andrew Ladis and Shelley E. Zuraw.  Georgia Museum of Art, University of Georgia, 2001.  Pages 13 - 20.
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  • Article Type: Essay
  • Subject (See Also): Florence Francis of Assisi, Saint Franciscan Order Hagiography Hippolytus, Franciscan Friar and Hagiographer Images Umiliata dei Cerchi, Penitent and Saint Vito da Cortona, Franciscan Friar and Author
  • Geographic Area: Italy
  • Century: 13
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  • Year of Publication: 2001.
  • Language: English
  • ISSN/ISBN: 0915977400
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