Studies in Iconography: Themes and Variations

Series introduction

Studies in Iconography: Themes and Variations is a companion series to the successful journal "Studies in Iconography." Volumes focus on the visual culture of the period before 1600. Submissions are welcomed for monographs or tightly-conceived essay collections that take a cross-disciplinary or interdisciplinary approach to their subjects or that examine theories and methods of iconographic analysis and histories of representation from a critical perspective.

Series editorial board

Proposals or completed manuscripts to be considered for publication by Medieval Institute Publications should be sent to Theresa Whitaker, acquisitions editor for the series. The series' Editorial Board is hosted by the Index of Christian Art at Princeton University.


New Perspectives on the Man of Sorrows

Edited by Catherine R. Puglisi and William L. Barcham

This volume is a collection of ten essays investigating an assortment of issues and problems raised by the Man of Sorrows, a figure charged with profound spiritual, metaphorical, and symbolic meaning that traveled across Europe, populated all the arts, and permeated numerous religious contexts as it soared in popularity in the West from the late Middle Ages into the Renaissance and beyond.

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