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limner

(lĭm`nər), the work of untrained, generally anonymous artists active in the English American colonies. Characteristic examples of their paintings show flat, awkward, often frontal figures in richly detailed costumes and landscape settings copied from European prints. The limner tradition extended well into the 19th cent.
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responsible limners, this author wishes to affirm tentative suggestions
Identifying the limners responsible for the Indentures is the first
Though not explicitly limners, they participate in an act of representation that changes the man's appearance.
(9) The text was paramount, and only towards the end of the medieval period would the limner portray a figure from religious history or a royal personage or donor.
Fundamental to both playwright's and limner's work is the methodology of representation.
(22) His comment, however, invokes the life of the limner's eyes and the observer's eyes in their gazes upon the sitter's image.
(51.) Identified by Holly James-Maddocks in her forthcoming PhD thesis, entitled "Collaborative Book Production and its Organisation in Fifteenth- Century London: Scribes and Limners from the 1440s to the 1490s," University of York.
(81.) The large network of association surrounding this coterie of alien and foreign limners is beyond the scope of this note and is considered in detail in James-Maddocks' forthcoming PhD thesis, University of York.
Paul's Cathedral, which lay to the south and east of it, an area of London that held the added attraction of Paternoster Row on its north side, with its many stationers, limners, and binders.
1203) on to English scribes and limners to have it copied into a fine manuscript with his coat of arms, along with other Latin works of the church fathers, hours of the Virgin, and a work by another English friar (Tryvytlam).
Patricia Stirnemann was the first to say in print that the limner of Paris, Bibliotheque nationale de France, MS fr.
1203 and illuminated throughout by an English limner. The text of Liber de insidiis occultissimis diaboli in temptacione carnali is the same as that in Lincoln Cathedral, MS 210 (A.