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Suger was a French abbot, statesman, historian and one of the earliest patrons of Gothic architecture. Contents. [hide]. 1 Life; 2 Contribution to art; 3 Writings ...

Suger | French abbot | Britannica.com

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Suger, (born 1081, near Paris—died Jan. 13, 1151) French abbot and adviser to kings Louis VI and VII whose supervision of the rebuilding of the abbey church ...

Medieval Sourcebook: Abbot Suger: Life of King Louis the Fat

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Abbot Suger is also credited with introducing the architectural style known as “ Gothic” ...... But others, with the gravity born of experience, persuaded them to wait ...

Abbot Suger and Saint-Denis | MetPublications | The Metropolitan ...

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It was born between 1137 and 1144 in the rebuilding, by Abbot Suger, of the Royal Abbey Church of Saint-Denis, just outside the city of Paris." Within decades of ...

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Editorial Reviews. Review. 'lively and interesting...a refreshing interpretation firmly based on ... Derived from a fresh reading of the primary sources, it is the first full biography of Suger in English. It provides a much-needed corrective to many of ...

Abbot Suger | Article about Abbot Suger by The Free Dictionary

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Suger. (süzhĕr`), 1081–1151, French cleric and statesman, abbot of Saint-Denis from 1122, minister of kings Louis VI and Louis VII. Born into a peasant family ...

Abbot Suger

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Abbot Suger. THE BOOK OF SUGER, ABBOT OF ST. ...... Only one thing worried us grievously: because of a plague among the sheep born in that year we ...

Abbot Suger of St.-Denis: church and state in early twelfth-century ...

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Abbot Suger (c.1081-1151) was a pivotal figure in the France of his day. ... a fresh reading of the primary sources, it is the first full biography of Suger in English.

Looking at History: Suger: The Life of Louis VI 'the Fat'

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Jan 14, 2014 ... ... reign comes from his life written by his friend and advisor Suger Abbot of St- Denis. ... His Life of Louis VI is a partial biography, like most medieval ... The introduction provides a brief biography of Suger and examines what ...

Grant, Lindy - Mapping Gothic France

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Her publications include a monograph on Norman ecclesiastical architecture, Architecture and Society in Normandy c. 1120-1270, a biography of Abbot Suger,  ...

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Medieval Sourcebook: Abbot Suger on his Administration

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Abbot Suger: ON WHAT WAS DONE IN HIS ADMINISTRATION. Suger was born in 1081 of a very minor knightly family He was dedicated to the abbey of St.

Light Upon Light: Abbot Suger and the Invention of Gothic ...

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Oct 3, 2012 ... (The dynasty of the time, the Capetians, had little practical power outside the Ile de France–a fact testified by Suger's own biography of King ...

Birth of the Gothic: Abbot Suger and the ambulatory at St. Denis ...

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Ambulatory, Basilica of Saint Denis, Paris, 1140-44. Speakers: Dr. Beth Harris and Dr. Steven Zucker.