The Miraculous Image in Renaissance Florence
|Publication Date:||Oct 2013|
| Publisher:||Yale University Press|
| Book Format:||Hardback|
|List Price:||USD $80.00|
| Book Description: |
In Renaissance Florence, certain paintings and sculptures of the Virgin Mary and Christ were believed to have extraordinary efficacy in activating potent sacred intercession. Cults sprung up around these "miraculous images" in the city and surrounding countryside beginning in the late...