The Lallemants: Non-Nobles in the Visual Space of a European City of the 15th — 16th Centuries
Table of contents
Share
Metrics
The Lallemants: Non-Nobles in the Visual Space of a European City of the 15th — 16th Centuries
Annotation
PII
S207987840005000-9-1
DOI
10.18254/S207987840005000-9
Publication type
Article
Status
Published
Authors
Alexander Tchernik 
Affiliation:
Institute of World History RAS
State Academic University for Humanities
Address: Russian Federation, Moscow
Abstract

The visual features of the non-nobles are coat of arms, badges, mottoes and other signs of merchants, artisans and officials to which the French family of the German origin Lallemants belonged. The Lallemants ordered a large number of manuscripts with their own emblems and badges. Their coat of arms is included in the armorial of the city Burge patriciate (1486–1533). This is not a unique case but an example of obvious inclusion of their arms in heraldic culture. The coats of arms were not exclusive prerogative of nobility and the arms of the non-nobles occupied a significant place in the visual landscape of the city of the late Middle Ages.

Keywords
visual signs, heraldry in the city, coat of arms of non-nobles, the Lallemants
Received
14.04.2019
Publication date
17.06.2019
Number of characters
17468
Number of purchasers
37
Views
163
Readers community rating
0.0 (0 votes)
Cite Download pdf 100 RUB / 1.0 SU

To download PDF you should sign in

Full text is available to subscribers only
Subscribe right now
Only article
100 RUB / 1.0 SU
Whole issue
800 RUB / 10.0 SU
All issues for 2019
1500 RUB / 30.0 SU

References

1. Bartolo di Sassoferrato. O znakakh i gerbakh. Vstup. stat'ya, perevod A. P. Chernykh // Srednie veka. Vyp. 52. M., 1989.

2. Chernykh A. P. Vizual'nye priznaki v evropejskom gorode Srednevekov'ya i rannego Novogo Vremeni // Vizual'naya kommunikatsiya v sotsiokul'turnoj dinamike. Sbornik statej II Mezhdunarodnoj nauchnoj konferentsii (24—25 noyabrya 2016 g.) / pod red. N. F. Fedotovoj. Kazan', 2016.

3. Chernykh A. P. Nakazanie i poruganie gerba v Novoe vremya // Novaya i novejshaya istoriya. 2018. № 3. S. 3—12.

4. Chernykh A. P. Nakazanie i poruganie gerba v Srednie veka // Srednie veka: issledovaniya po istorii Srednevekov'ya i rannego Novogo vremeni. Vyp. 78 (1—2). M., 2017.

5. Buhot de Kersers A. Histoire et statistique monumentale du Cher. T. II. Bourges, 1883.

6. Bulteau M. L’Hôtel Lallemant de Bourges: historique et symbolique d'une demeure à l’antique. Paris, 1984.

7. Crosby S. McKnight. Mason’s Marks at Saint-Denis // Mélanges offerts à René Crozet à l’occasion de son soixante-dixième anniversaire. Vol. 1—2. Poitiers, 1966. Pt. 2. P. 714—717.

8. Fulcanelli. Le mystère des cathédrales et l'interprétation ésotérique des symboles hermétiques du grand œuvre. Paris, 2015 (1 éd. 1926).

9. Goldschmidt E. P. Les heures de Jean Lallemant written by Geoffroy Tory in 1506. London, 1928.

10. Guardiola J. B. Tratado de nobleza, y de los titulos y ditados que oy dia tienen los varones claros y grandes de Espana [...] compuesto por Iuan Benito Guardiola [...]. Madrid, 1591.

11. Valera Diego de. Tratado de las armas (Tratado de los rieptos e desafíos) // Biblioteca de Autores Españoles. T. 116. Prosistas castellanos del siglo XV. Madrid, 1959.

12. Kremb J. Die runden Wappentafeln der Zünfte // Heraldica nova. Medieval Heraldry in social and cultural-historical perspectives. [Ehlektronnyj resurs]. URL: http://heraldica.hypotheses.org/4546 (data obrascheniya: 10.06.2016).

13. Seymour de Ricci. Census of medieval and Renaissance manuscripts in the United States and Canada. New-York, 1937. Vol. 2. P. 1460.

14. Statuts et armoiries des chevaliers de la Table Ronde de Bourges. BL Harley 5301. Statuts et armoiries des chevaliers de la Table Ronde de Bourges (Statutes and Armorial of the Round Table of Bourges) [Ehlektronnyj resurs]. URL.: https://www.bl.uk/catalogues/illuminatedmanuscripts/record.asp?MSID=4837&CollID=8&NStart=5301 (data obrascheniya: 03.09.2018.).