Art And Architecture Of Late Medieval Pilgrimage In Northern by Sarah Blick, Rita Tekippe

By Sarah Blick, Rita Tekippe

This assortment comprises essays at the visible event and fabric tradition at medieval pilgrimage shrines of northern Europe and the British Isles, quite the paintings and structure created to accentuate non secular adventure for viewers. those experiences concentrate on nearby pilgrimage facilities which flourished from the 12th-16th centuries, addressing numerous points of visible imagery and architectural house which galvanized devotees to price cults of enshrined saints and to venerate them in reminiscence from afar. topics comprise pilgrim gown, jeweled and painted reliquaries, labyrinths, tricky processions, published texts of the saint's lifestyles, shrines, sculpture and different architectural ornament, and pilgrim souvenirs. Profusely illustrated with 350 photos, this paintings will curiosity students and scholars of paintings heritage, heritage, non secular reviews, and pop culture. individuals contain: Ilana Abend-David, Virginia Blanton, Sarah Blick, Katja Boertjes, James Bugslag, Lisa Victoria Ciresi, Daniel ok. Connolly, M. Cecilia Gaposchkin, Laura D. Gelfand, Anja Grebe, Anne F. Harris, Kelly M. Holbert, Vida J. Hull, Jos Koldeweij, Marike de Kroon, Claire Labrecque, Stephen Lamia, Nora Laos, Jennifer M. Lee, Albert Lemeunier, Mitchell B. Merback, Scott B. Montgomery, Jeanne Nuechterlein, Rita Tekippe, William J. Travis, Kristen Van Ausdall, Benoit Van den Bossche.

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33 30 Louis Carlen, Wallfahrt und Recht im Abendland (Freiburg, 1987). Klaus Herbers, Der Jakobsweg. Mit einem mittelalterlichen Pilgerführer unterwegs nach Santiago de Compostela (Tübingen, 1986), pp. 57–82, esp. pp. 64–7. 31 This sermon, meant for the feast of the Translation of St. Jacob (December 30), not only deals with the the translation of the saint from Jerusalem to Compostela, but also gives directions for a good pilgrimage. 32 The original manuscript, kept in the Cathedral of Santiago de Compostela, is also called Codex Calixtinus after Pope Calixtus II (r.

Verses from an old pilgrim’s song quoted by Cordelia Spaemann, “Wallfahrtslieder,” in Wallfahrt kennt keine Grenzen: Themen zu einer Ausstellung, ed. Lenz Kriss-Rettenbeck and Gerda Möhler (Munich, 1984), p. 182. 4 anja grebe Extant Pilgrims’ Garments: The Pilgrim’s Garments of Stephen III Praun in the Germanisches Nationalmuseum Very few medieval pilgrims’ garments have been preserved. Among these are the clothes, staff and rosary of Stephen III Praun (1544–91), a Nuremberg merchant’s son and diplomat.

10 anja grebe his pilgrimage to the Holy Land undertaken in 1585, and the other one on the occasion of his 1569 journey to Constantinople as secretary to the imperial legation, under the direction of the Hungarian nobleman Kaspar von Minkwitz, traveling by land via Hungary. 15 Therefore it is not known from which source the portraitist drew his information, especially because no other painting of Stephen at the court of the sultan is extant. The watercolor shows Stephen in the traditional clothes of a Hungarian nobleman.

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