WorldCat Identities

Meiss, Millard

Overview
Works: 309 works in 1,234 publications in 8 languages and 18,192 library holdings
Genres: Illustrated works  History  Criticism, interpretation, etc  Manuscripts  Art  Commentaries 
Roles: Author, Editor, Other, Honoree, Author of introduction, Commentator, Inscriber, Dedicator, Redactor
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Painting in Florence and Siena after the Black Death by Millard Meiss( Book )

111 editions published between 1951 and 2013 in 5 languages and held by 2,154 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"That there is a relation between art and the society in which it is produced has been accepted as axiomatic by a large number of modern historians ... To demonstrate (this) in detail is, however, extraordinarily difficult ... It is therefore an unusual pleasure to find a history of art such as Millard Meiss's Painting in Florence and Siena after the Black Death in which the author, while admitting that 'each art has a certain rationale and momentum of its own, ' seeks to illuminate his subject by a careful consideration not only of the literature but also of the economic, social, and political circumstances and events of the period, and in doing so shows a thorough acquaintance with the work of the best recent specialists in these alien fields."--Wallace K. Ferguson, The Art Bulletin (back cover)
The great age of fresco : discoveries, recoveries, and survivals by Millard Meiss( Book )

37 editions published between 1970 and 1973 in 4 languages and held by 1,687 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Discusses history, style and techniques of some of the world's most splendid monumental paintings
The très riches heures of Jean, Duke of Berry, Musée Condé, Chantilly by Jean Longnon( Book )

13 editions published between 1969 and 1993 in 3 languages and held by 1,206 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Cited as "one of the miracles of art history" by Kenneth Clark, The Très Riches Heures is the most luxurious and most famous of such books and marks the zenith of manuscript illumination in late medieval Europe. Commissioned by the influential patron, Jean de Berry, in the early years of the fifteenth century, this masterpiece was executed by the three Limbourg brothers, the greatest miniaturists of the time."--
French painting in the time of Jean De Berry : the late Fourteenth century and the patronage of the Duke by Millard Meiss( Book )

75 editions published between 1967 and 1969 in 4 languages and held by 1,010 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The Visconti hours : National Library, Florence by Millard Meiss( Book )

26 editions published between 1972 and 1994 in English and held by 1,005 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"National Library, Florence The Visconti Hours is the preeminent Italian example of the numerous surviving Books of Hours produced during the late Middle Ages, mainly in countries north of Italy, for the private devotional use of wealthy lay persons."--Amazon
The painter's choice : problems in the interpretation of Renaissance art by Millard Meiss( Book )

16 editions published between 1976 and 1978 in English and held by 960 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

French painting in the time of Jean de Berry : the Limbourgs and their contemporaries by Millard Meiss( Book )

55 editions published in 1974 in English and French and held by 862 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The Rohan Master : a book of hours : Bibliotheque nationale, Paris (M.S. Latin 9471) by Rohan Master( Book )

21 editions published in 1973 in 3 languages and held by 852 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Reproduction of the illuminations from the Rohan Book of Hours
The Belles heures of Jean, Duke of Berry : the Cloisters, the Metropolitan Museum of Art by Catholic Church( Book )

18 editions published between 1974 and 2004 in English and Latin and held by 814 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Giotto and Assisi by Millard Meiss( Book )

39 editions published between 1960 and 1990 in English and German and held by 731 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Illuminated manuscripts of the Divine comedy by Peter H Brieger( Book )

14 editions published between 1969 and 1970 in English and held by 612 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

French painting in the time of Jean de Berry : the Boucicaut Master by Millard Meiss( Book )

28 editions published between 1958 and 1969 in English and Undetermined and held by 588 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

La vie de nostre benoît Sauveur IhesusCrist and La Saincte vie de Nostre Dame : translatee a la requeste de tres hault et Puissant Prince Iehan, duc de Berry by Jean Gerson( Book )

22 editions published between 1976 and 1977 in 4 languages and held by 574 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Giovanni Bellini's St. Francis in the Frick Collection by Millard Meiss( Book )

14 editions published in 1964 in English and held by 536 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Studies in late medieval and Renaissance painting in honor of Millard Meiss by Irving Lavin( Book )

11 editions published in 1977 in English and Multiple languages and held by 512 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The painting of The life of St. Francis in Assisi : with notes on the Arena Chapel by Leonetto Tintori( Book )

25 editions published between 1962 and 1996 in English and Italian and held by 466 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Andrea Mantegna as illuminator; an episode in Renaissance art, humanism, and diplomacy by Millard Meiss( Book )

27 editions published in 1957 in English and held by 418 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

De artibus opuscula XL; essays in honor of Erwin Panofsky by Millard Meiss( Book )

18 editions published between 1960 and 1961 in 4 languages and held by 318 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Francesco Traini by Millard Meiss( Book )

15 editions published between 1982 and 1983 in English and Undetermined and held by 317 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Essays in honor of Erwin Panofsky by Millard Meiss( Book )

10 editions published between 1960 and 1961 in English and held by 249 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

 
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WorldCat IdentitiesRelated Identities
Painting in Florence and Siena after the Black Death
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The Visconti hours : National Library, Florence
Alternative Names
Meiss, Millard

Meiss, Millard 1904-1975

Meiss, Millard Lazare 1904-

Millard Meiss

Millard Meiss Amerikaans kunsthistoricus (1904-1975)

Millard Meiss historiador de l'art estatunidenc

Millard Meiss historiador del arte estadounidense

Millard Meiss historien de l'art américain

Millard Meiss US-amerikanischer Kunsthistoriker

Мисс, Миллард

Міллард Місс

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