Medieval

This paper examines the relation between three concepts: a child's will, children's agency and child labour. This paper shows how these concepts were developed in Byzantine society in order to advance a religious agenda. [...]
Fri, Jan 19, 2018
Source: Medievalists
This essay is a study of a Renaissance Italian manuscript which has been published under the title Arte Giamata Aresmetica (‘The Art Called Arithmetic'). [...]
Fri, Jan 19, 2018
Source: Medievalists
The inverse perspective is a method of representing spatial depth used only in Byzantine painting. It is different from Renaissance perspective. The inverse perspective, with two-dimensional axonometric representations, is more complex, offering multiple possibilities of symbolization. [...]
Fri, Jan 19, 2018
Source: Medievalists
Christian iconography contains a lot of subjects with unclear interpretation. More difficult are the cases where unclear subjects could have several possible interpretations. That is the case of the scene where one man is pulling out the beard of another one. [...]
Thu, Jan 18, 2018
Source: Medievalists

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