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Leaves of gold : manuscript illumination from Philadelphia collections / edited by James R. Tanis with the assistance of Jennifer A. Thompson ; with essays by Consuelo W. Dutschke ... [et al.]
Bib ID 44480
Format BookBook
Description Philadelphia Pa. : Philadelphia Museum of Art, c2001 
xiv, 242 p. : col. ill. ; 31 cm. 
ISBN 0876331452 (alkaline paper) (cloth)
0876331444 (alkaline paper) (paperback)
Full contents
  • Organizer's Statement / Eric L. Pumroy
  • Foreword / Anne d'Harnoncourt and Katherine Luber
  • Preface / James R. Tanis
  • Introduction / James H. Marrow
  • Collecting Illuminated Manuscripts in Philadelphia / James R. Tanis
  • From Calf to Codex / Abigail B. Quandt and William G. Noel
  • Bibles
  • Essay / Kathryn A. Smith
  • Psalters
  • Essay / William G. Noel
 
Notes

Published on the occasion of an exhibition held at the Philadelphia Museum of Art, Mar. 10-May 13, 2001 and the Frist Center for the Visual Arts, Nashville, Tenn., Sept 27, 2001-Jan. 6, 2002.

"Organized with the support of the Philadelphia Area Consortium of Special Collections Libraries."

Includes bibliographical references (p. 236-237) and indexes.

Subjects Philadelphia Area Consortium of Special Collections Libraries -- Exhibitions.  |  Illumination of books and manuscripts, European -- Exhibitions.  |  Illumination of books and manuscripts, Medieval -- Exhibitions.  |  Illumination of books and manuscripts, Renaissance -- Exhibitions.  |  Illumination of books and manuscripts -- Pennsylvania -- Philadelphia -- Exhibitions.
Other authors/contributors Tanis, James, 1928-  |  Thompson, Jennifer A., 1972-  |  Philadelphia Museum of Art  |  Philadelphia Area Consortium of Special Collections Libraries  |  Frist Center for the Visual Arts (Nashville, Tenn.)

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