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Hans Memling : master painter in fifteenth-century Bruges

Barbara G. Lane.
  • London : Harvey Miller, 2009.
  • 386 pages : illustrations(some colored) ; 29 cm.
Subjects
Contents
  • Pt. I. Wanderjahre
  • Ch. 1. In Search of Memling in Rogier's Workshop
  • I. Sixteenth-Century Sources Associating Memling with Rogier van der Weyden
  • A. Vasari and Guicciardini
  • B. Inventories of the Collection of Margaret of Austria
  • II. Paintings Related to Works by Rogier van der Weyden
  • A. Gdansk Last Judgment and the Beaune Altarpiece
  • B. Memling's Adoration Triptychs and the Columba Altarpiece
  • C. "Rogerian" Paintings Erroneously Attributed to the Youthful Memling
  • D. Recent Attributions to Memling
  • Ch. 2. Early Training in Cologne
  • I. Memling and Lochner
  • II. Memling and Painting in Cologne before Lochner
  • A. Virgo inter Virgines
  • B. Narrative Crucifixion
  • C. Simultanbilder
  • Ch. 3. Sojourn in Louvain? Compositional Types Related to Works by Dirk Bouts
  • I. Madonna and Child with Angels in a Loggia
  • II. Half-length Madonna in an Interior or Loggia
  • III. Diptych with the Man of Sorrows and the Virgin in Prayer
  • IV. Passion Scenes
  • Ch. 4. Impact of Van Eyck and Christus
  • I. Inscriptions on Frames and Trompe-l'oeil
  • II. Portraiture
  • III. Virgin and Child with Saints, Angels, and/or Donors
  • Pt. II. Master Painter in Bruges
  • Ch. 5. Workshop
  • I. Production
  • A. 1465-1479
  • B. 1480-1488
  • C. 1489-1494
  • II. Proposed Assistants
  • A. Martin Schongauer
  • B. Michel Sittow
  • C. Master of the St. Bartholomew Altarpiece
  • D. Albrecht Durer
  • III. Workshop Practices
  • Ch. 6. Patronage
  • I. Who the Patrons Were
  • II. What the Patrons Wanted
  • A. Desire for Works Based on Famous Precedents
  • B. Types of Paintings Commissioned
  • C. Motivations
  • III. How the Patrons got what they wanted
  • Pt. III. Major Commissions
  • Ch. 7. Funerary Altarpieces
  • I. Gdansk Last Judgment Triptych
  • II. Moreel Triptych
  • III. Lubeck Passion Altarpiece
  • Ch. 8. Paintings as Aids to Spiritual Pilgrimage
  • I. Turin Scenes of the Passion
  • II. Seven Joys of the Virgin
  • III. Lubeck Passion Altarpiece
  • IV. Reliquary of St. Ursula
  • Ch. 9. Hospital Altarpieces
  • I. Hospital Context
  • II. St. John Altarpiece
  • III. Triptych of Jan Floreins and the Triptych of Adriaan Reins
  • Pt. IV. Memling and Italy
  • Ch. 10. Italian Commissions and their Impact in Italy
  • I. Memling's Italian Patrons
  • II. Paintings by Memling in Italy, c. 1470-1510
  • A. Works by Memling Documented in Italian Sources
  • B. Works by Memling Reflected in Italian Painting
  • III. Italian Responses to Memling's Paintings
  • A. Copies
  • B. Quotations of Specific Landscape Motifs
  • C. Landscape alla fiamminga
  • D. Portraiture
  • Ch. 11. Italian Painters Emulating Memling
  • I. Domenico Ghirlandaio (1449-1494)
  • II. Leonardo da Vinci (1452-1519)
  • III. Pietro Vannucci, called Perugino (ca. 1445-1523)
  • IV. Raffaello Sanzio, called Raphael (1483-1520)
  • Catalogue
  • Exhibition Catalogues.
Other information
  • Includes bibliographical references and index.
ISBN
  • 9781905375196 (hbk.)
  • 1905375190 (hbk.)
Identifying numbers
  • LCCN: 2009517169
  • OCLC: 428778355
  • OCLC: 428778355