Feminae: Medieval Women and Gender Index


  • Record Number: 16266
  • Author(s)/Creator(s): Block , Elaine C.
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  • Title: Half Angel - Half Beast: Images of Women on Misericords [The author investigates the reasons why carvings of women appear on misericords, and shows how these carvings evoke women's negative associations with abstract vices, beasts, and devils. A comprehensive list of women on misericords appears at the end of the article. Title note supplied by Feminae.].
  • Source: Reinardus: Yearbook of the International Reynard Society 5, ( 1992): Pages 17 - 34.
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  • Article Type: Journal Article
  • Subject (See Also): Animals, Image of Iconography Misericords Sins in Art Vices in Art Women in Art
  • Geographic Area: General
  • Century: General
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  • Year of Publication: 1992.
  • Language: English
  • ISSN/ISBN: 09254757
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