Chapter 6. Gender and Medieval Art

  1. Conrad Rudolph
  1. Brigitte Kurmann-Schwarz

Published Online: 23 JAN 2008

DOI: 10.1002/9780470996997.ch6

A Companion to Medieval Art: Romanesque and Gothic in Northern Europe

A Companion to Medieval Art: Romanesque and Gothic in Northern Europe

How to Cite

Kurmann-Schwarz, B. (2006) Gender and Medieval Art, in A Companion to Medieval Art: Romanesque and Gothic in Northern Europe (ed C. Rudolph), Blackwell Publishing Ltd, Oxford, UK. doi: 10.1002/9780470996997.ch6

Publication History

  1. Published Online: 23 JAN 2008
  2. Published Print: 1 JAN 2006

ISBN Information

Print ISBN: 9781405102865

Online ISBN: 9780470996997

SEARCH

Keywords:

  • medieval art;
  • gender;
  • art history;
  • historical gender studies;
  • medieval authors

Summary

This chapter contains sections titled:

  • Women Artists

  • Hildegard of Bingen and Herrad of Hohenbourg

  • Women Patrons

  • The Role of Women in the Use of Devotional Images

  • Monastic Architecture for Women

  • The Female Image in Romanesque and Gothic Art

  • Conclusion

  • Notes