in Oxford Art Online
P ublished online January 2003 .
Reference Entry. Subjects: Aesthetics and Philosophy of Art; Architecture; Byzantine and Medieval Art (500 CE to 1400); Early Medieval, Romanesque and Gothic Art. 137010 words.
Term used to denote, since the 15th century, the architecture and, from the 19th, all the visual arts of Europe during a period extending by convention from about 1120 to 1400 in...