Imagines Sanctae Birgittae
[2 Volume Set]
The Earliest Illuminated Manuscripts & Panel Paintings
Related to the Revelations of St. Birgitta of Sweden
By Hans Aili & Jan Svanberg
The Royal Academy of Letters, History and Antiquities
328 pages, Illustrated, 8 ½" x 12"
$187.50 Hardcover, 2 Vol. Set Slipcase
Contents include: The History and Descriptions of the Manuscripts, The Textual Reactions, Reconstruction of Lost Portions, Structural Signature of a Scriptorium, The Artistic Decoration of the Earliest Revelation Manuscripts, The Relationship of the Three Birgittine Manuscripts to Other Works Produced in the Same Atelier, Niccolo di Tommaso's Paintings in the Naples Area and of Birgitta, Later Manuscripts, Conclusions. Volume II contains 100 full color plates.
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