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The Diptych is a gorgeous instance of the foreign Gothic variety, and its provokes many questopms at the snapshot of Richard II and the which means of its iconography. This good-looking quantity comprises seventeen papers bobbing up from a 1993 symposium on the nationwide Gallery, studying questions of procedure, imagery and creative context.

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The Diptych is a gorgeous instance of the foreign Gothic variety, and its provokes many questopms at the snapshot of Richard II and the which means of its iconography. This good-looking quantity comprises seventeen papers bobbing up from a 1993 symposium on the nationwide Gallery, studying questions of procedure, imagery and creative context.

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