The Image of the Black in Western Art

From the Early Christian Era to the Age of Discovery - Africans in the Christian Ordinance of the World

Author: David Bindman

Publisher: Harvard University Press


Category: Art

Page: 310

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It surveys as never before the presence of black people, mainly mythical, in art from the early Christian era to the fourteenth century. The extraordinary transformation of Saint Maurice into a black African saint, the subject of many noble and deeply touching images, is a highlight of this volume. The new introduction by Paul Kaplan provides a fresh perspective on the image of the black in medieval European art and contextualizes the classic essays on the subject. --Book Jacket.

Blackstone's UK & EU Competition Documents

Author: Kirsty Middleton

Publisher: Oxford University Press, USA



Page: 616

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Blackstone's Statutes have a 25-year tradition of trust and quality, and a rock-solid reputation for accuracy, reliability, and authority. Content is extensively reviewed to ensure a close map to courses. Blackstone's Statutes lead the market: consistently recommended by lecturers and relied on by students for exam and course use. Each title is: DT Trusted: ideal for exam use DT Practical: find what you need instantly DT Reliable: current, comprehensive coverage DT Relevant: content based on detailed market feedback Visit for accompanying online resources, including additional statutes and materials, video guides to reading and interpreting statutes, exam tips, and an interactive sample Act of Parliament.

Motion Pictures

Author: Library of Congress. Copyright Office



Category: Copyright


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