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Title Abbot Suger and Saint-Denis : a symposium / edited by Paula Lieber Gerson
Published New York : The Metropolitan Museum of Art : distributed by Harry N. Abrams, [1986]


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 W'PONDS  762.7092 Suger Ger/Asa  AVAILABLE
Description xv, 304 unnumbered pages : illustrations, plans, facsimiles ; 29 cm
Contents Foreword / Philippe de Montebello -- Preface / Paula Lieber Gerson -- Introduction : Suger's life and personality / John F. Benton -- Suger's monastic administration / Giles Constable -- Suger, theology, and the pseudo-dionysian tradition / Grover A. Zinn -- The liturgy at Saint-Denis : a preliminary study / Niels Krogh Rasmussen -- Suger's views on kingship / Andrew W. Lewis -- Suger and the Capetians / Eric Bournazel -- A note on Suger's understanding of political power / Michel Bur -- Good words, social ties, and the hope for salvation / Abbot Suger and Saint-Denis / Clark Maines -- Suger and the symbolism of royal power : the seal of Louis VII / Brigitte Bedos Rezak -- Suger's church at Saint-Denis : the state of research / William W. Clark -- What possible sources for the Chevet of Saint-Denis? / Jean Bony -- Suger's literary style and vision / Robert W. Hanning --
History as enlightenment : Suger and the Mos anagogicus / Gabrielle M. Spiegel -- Some new readings of Suger's writings / Philippe Verdier -- The problem of manuscript painting at Saint-Denis during the abbacy of Suger / Harvey Stahl -- Suger as iconographer : the central portal of the west facade of Saint-Denis / Paula Lieber Gerson -- The lateral portals of the west facade of the abbey church of Saint-Denis : archaeological and iconographic considerations / Pamela Z. Blum -- Did Suger build the cloister at Saint-Denis? / Léon Pressouyre -- The mosaic pavement of the Saint Firmin chapel at Saint-Denis : Alberic and Suger / Xavier Barral i Altet -- Suger's glass at Saint-Denis : the state of research / Madeline Harrison Caviness -- The style of the stained-glass windows of Saint-Denis / Louis Grodecki -- Suger's liturgical vessels / Danielle Gaborit-Chopin -- Traditional forms in Suger's contributions to the treasury of Saint-Denis / William D. Wixom
Analysis Architecture, Gothic France Saint-Denis
Eglise abbatiale de Saint-Denis (Saint-Denis, France)
Saint-Denis (France) Buildings, structures, etc
Suger, Abbot of Saint Denis
Notes Based on papers presented at a symposium held in 1981 at the Cloisters (in conjunction with an exhibition entitled The Royal Abbey of Saint-Denis in the time of Abbot Suger (1122-1151) and at Columbia University, sponsored by the International Center for Medieval Art and the Medieval and Renaissance Interdisciplinary Studies Committee of Columbia University
Bibliography Includes bibliographies
Subject Suger, Abbot of Saint Denis, 1081-1151.
Abbaye de Saint-Denis (Saint-Denis, France)
Église abbatiale de Saint-Denis (Saint-Denis, France)
Architecture, Gothic -- France -- Saint-Denis.
Architecture, Gothic -- France.
Church architecture.
Saint-Denis (France) -- Buildings, structures, etc.
Author Gerson, Paula Lieber.
Columbia University. Medieval and Renaissance Interdisciplinary Studies Committee.
International Center of Medieval Art.
LC no. 85029722
ISBN 0810915170 (HNA)