Feminae: Medieval Women and Gender Index


  • Record Number: 8953
  • Author(s)/Creator(s): Wilkins , David G.
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  • Title: Introduction: Recognizing New Patrons, Posing New Questions [The author identifies secular women as important patrons of art whose identities and motivations need to be explored].
  • Source: Beyond Isabella: Secular Women Patrons of Art in Renaissance Italy.  Edited by Sheryl E. Reiss and David G. Wilkins.  Sixteenth Century Essays and Studies, Volume 54. Truman State University Press, 2001.  Pages 1 - 17.
  • Description:
  • Article Type: Essay
  • Subject (See Also): Art History- General Art History- Painting Donor Portraits Nicola di Maestro Antonio d'Ancona, Artist- Madonna and Child with Donor and Saints Leonard, Jerome, John the Baptist, and Francis Patronage, Artistic
  • Award Note:
  • Geographic Area: Italy
  • Century: 14- 15- 16
  • Primary Evidence:
  • Illustrations: Four figures. Figure One Nicola di Maestro Antonio d'Ancona, "Madonna and Child with Donor and Saints Leonard, Jerome, John the Baptist, and Francis" - Detail "Patron at the Feet of Saint Jerome," 1472 (Pittsburgh, Carnegie Museum of Art). Figure Two Nicola di Maestro Antonio d'Ancona, "Madonna and Child with Donor and Saints Leonard, Jerome, John the Baptist, and Francis," 1472. Figure Three Circle of Bernardo Daddi (?), Votive Panel, 1335 (?) (Florence, Museo dell' Opera del Duomo). Figure Four "Lamentation from San Remigio," Florentine, ca. 1350 (Florence, Galleria degli Uffizi).
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  • Author's Affiliation: University of Pittsburgh
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  • Year of Publication: 2001.
  • Language: English
  • ISSN/ISBN: 0943549787