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Author Hood, William, 1940-
Title Fra Angelico at San Marco / William Hood.
Imprint New Haven : Yale University Press, 1993.

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 OTTERBEIN MAIN COLLECTION  ND623.F5 66 1993    AVAILABLE  
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 OTTERBEIN MAIN COLLECTION  ND623.F5 66 1993    AVAILABLE  
Author Hood, William, 1940-
Subject Angelico, fra, approximately 1400-1455 -- Criticism and interpretation.
Dominicans -- Italy -- Influence.
Museo di San Marco.
Spirituality in art.
Monasticism and religious orders in art.
Paintings
Italy
Description xv, 338 p. : ill. (some col.) ; 29 cm.
Bibliography Note Includes bibliographical references (p. 327-335) and index.
ISBN 0300057342
OCLC # 25747370
Table of Contents
 Foreword and Acknowledgements 
 Introduction: San Marco Problems1
1The Myth of Original Perfection and the Ideals of the Dominican Observance15
2Contingency and Discontinuity: The Dominican Community at San Marco, 1436-145529
3Traditio: Dominican Altarpiece Conventions in Fourteenth-Century Tuscany45
4The Limitations of Likeness: Fra Angelico's Dominican Altarpieces before 144065
5Real Presence: The San Marco Altarpiece97
6Ritual Sites: Florentine Painted Cloisters and the Representation of History123
7The Liturgy of the Dominican Constitutions: Frescoes in the Cloister of San Marco147
8The Community of Believers: The Crucifixion in the Chapter Room of San Marco167
9Habits and Manners: Frescoes in the Novices' Dormitory195
10Eloquence and Contemplation: Frescoes in the Clerics' Dormitory209
11Rich and Poor: Frescoes in the Laybrothers' Dormitory and in Cosimo de' Medici's Cells239
12Nature and Grace in the Art of Fra Angelico: The Madonna and Child with Eight Saints and the Annunciation255
 Afterword275
 Appendix: The Dominican Constitutions279
 Notes302
 Bibliography327
 Index336