an invaluable resource for attribution and dating” Reference and Research Book News
The quality of the illustrations is exceptional, and the time line of 300-plus images is replete with lucid commentary” K. E. Staab, Choice
Visually informative and very attractive” Jane Bridgeman, The Art Newspaper
Highly recommended” Andrea Walton, ARLIS
a definitive guide to medieval fashion that should prove useful for scholars and designers alike” Karen Rosenberg, The New York Times
This volume is a feast for the eyes as well as an invaluable tool for specialists and non specialists in the field of fashion” Nuova Informazione Bibliografica
About the Author
Anne Hagopian van Buren, who died in 2008, was an eminent art historian. A specialist in medieval and Netherlandish art, she was the editor of Early Netherlandish Paintings: Rediscovery, Reception and Research (2005). Roger S. Wieck is curator of Medieval and Renaissance Manuscripts at the Morgan Library & Museum and author of 'Late Medieval and Renaissance Illuminated Manuscripts: 1350-1522, In the Houghton Library' (2005) and 'Time Sanctified: The Book of Hours in Medieval Art and Life' (2001).