IMC 2007: Sessions

Session 313: The Visualisation of Civic Pride and Power in the 12th-14th Century

Monday 9 July 2007, 16.30-18.00

Sponsor:Universiteit van Amsterdam / Foundation Art, Books, and Collections
Organiser:Wendelien A. W. Van Welie-Vink, Afdeling Kunst-, Religie- & Cultuurwetenschappen, Universiteit van Amsterdam
Moderator/Chair:Claudine A. Chavannes-Mazel, Research Group History of Medieval Art, Universiteit van Amsterdam
Paper 313-a(Re)Presenting the City: City Models in Late Medieval Italian Painting
(Language: English)
Wieger E. R. van de Kolk, Department of Art History, Universiteit van Amsterdam
Index terms: Art History - Painting, Local History
Paper 313-bFrom Politics to Penistree: Italian Art and Its Civic Context
(Language: English)
Erlynn Pasanéa, Department of Art History, Universiteit van Amsterdam
Index terms: Art History - Painting, Local History
Paper 313-cThe Other Sex in the City: Mathilde Patronage in Braunschweig?
(Language: English)
Jitske Jasperse, Department of Art History, Universiteit van Amsterdam
Index terms: Art History - Decorative Arts, Art History - Painting, Local History
Abstract

Art always has been a popular vehicle for propaganda makers. Both aristocracy and local governments represent their power through strong visual types of images.