Illuminare la Parola: appunti sulla Bibbia di Varese,
un inedito manoscritto miniato del XII secolo a Ganagobie
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this study presents a precious illuminated bible dating back to the second half of the 12th century, currently kept in the abbey of Ganagobie in France (Provence) but created for the choral office of the ancient basilica of San Vittore in Varese. the contribution shows how this manuscript, significant for the art of the territory, is close to the illuminated bibles of Milan, representing a concrete example of an original creative process based on the geographical mobility of models and interactions between patrons and artists...