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Re-Inventing Traditions

On the Transmission of Artistic Patterns in Late Medieval Manuscript Illumination

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Edited By Joris Corin Heyder and Christine Seidel

The volume comprises 16 papers given at the conference Re-Inventing Traditions held in Berlin in 2012. It negotiates the question of the transmission of artistic patterns in late medieval manuscript illumination. The model as such is often regarded as a mere working tool but recently the conditions of its creation and transformation have been discovered as a field of research. Among the central themes of these essays are textual tradition, workshop methods and the development and changeability of artistic models throughout different media and in various European regions.
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Itinéraire artistique et polyvalence technique: le cas d’Antoine de Lonhy: Frédéric Elsig

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Frédéric Elsig

Itinéraire artistique et polyvalence technique: le cas d’Antoine de Lonhy

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This paper examines the career of Antoine de Lonhy, an itinerant French artist who worked in Burgundy, in Toulouse, Northern Spain and Savoy, where he left several traces of his diverse artistic activity. Charles Sterling, Giovanni Romano and François Avril have brought together several works of this master and studied his style as well as the development of his career and his complex personality. His career can be divided into three phases and this contribution will examine how he influenced the local production in the centers of his activity and how his own work was influenced by new artistic tendencies he encountered during his extended voyages.

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