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Agostino D'antonio di Duccio

in Benezit Dictionary of Artists

P ublished online October 2011 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Architecture; Sculpture and Carving; Textiles and Embroidery; 17th-Century Art; Byzantine and Medieval Art (500 CE to 1400); Religious Art; Christian Art. 191 words.

Italian, 15th century, male.

Born 1418, in Florence; died before 1498, in Perugia.

Sculptor, architect. Religious subjects.

Florentine School, Perugian School.

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Female monasticism

Danielle B. Joyner.

in Oxford Art Online

P ublished online September 2010 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Professional Interior Design; Metalwork; Painting; Architecture; Sculpture and Carving; Textiles and Embroidery; Book Arts and Illustration; Byzantine and Medieval Art (500 CE to 1400). 2288 words.

From the time John Cassian established the first female foundation in Marseille in ad 410, monastic women lived in varying states of enclosure and were surrounded by diverse images and...

Gothic Revival

Georg Germann, Melissa Ragain and Pippa Shirley.

in Oxford Art Online

P ublished online January 2003 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Ceramic Arts, Pottery, and Glass; Fashion, Jewellery, and Body Art; Professional Interior Design; Metalwork; Architecture; Textiles and Embroidery; Byzantine and Medieval Art (500 CE to 1400); Early Medieval, Romanesque and Gothic Art; 18th-Century Art; 19th-Century Art; 20th-Century Art. 10918 words.

Term applied to a style of architecture and the decorative arts inspired by the Gothic architecture of medieval Europe. It has been particularly widely applied to churches but has also...

Turquerie

Monique Riccardi-Cubitt.

in Oxford Art Online

P ublished online January 2003 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Landscape Art and Architecture; Professional Interior Design; Textiles and Embroidery; 18th-Century Art; 19th-Century Art; Religious Art; Islamic Art; Art of the Middle East and North Africa; Byzantine and Medieval Art (500 CE to 1400). 557 words.

French term used to describe artefacts made in Turkey, or in France by Turkish craftsmen, and by derivation the influence on French design of elements from the Byzantine Empire, the...