Feminae: Medieval Women and Gender Index


  • Record Number: 8699
  • Author(s)/Creator(s): Twomey , Lesley K
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  • Title: Poverty and Richly Decorated Garments: A Re-Evaluation of Their Significance in the "Vita Christi" of Isabel de Villena
  • Source: Medieval Clothing and Textiles 3, ( 2007): Pages 119 - 134.
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  • Article Type: Journal Article
  • Subject (See Also): Ceremonies Clothing in Literature Isabel de Villena, Author and Abbess of La Trinita (Valencia), a Franciscan House- Vita Christi Mary, Virgin, Saint Monasticism Women Authors Women in Religion
  • Geographic Area: Iberia
  • Century: 15
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  • Illustrations: Two illustrations. Figure One Bartolom√© Bermejo, "Virgin with Child Jesus at the Breast" (Valencia, Museo de Bellas Artes). Figure Two Joan Reixach, "Dormition of the Virgin" (Valencia, Museo de Bellas Artes).
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  • Author's Affiliation: University of Northumbria
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  • Year of Publication: 2007.
  • Language: English
  • ISSN/ISBN: 174457871843832917
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