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The arts of the West have long been in an exchange of Western influence with
those of the non-Western cultures, espe- and other cially in modern times. Much
earlier, in the Middle Ages, visual art the spread of Islam into the West brought ...
the influence of Regensburg and Cologne. In Cologne the art of illuminating
began to flourish in the days of Archbishop Heribert (999-1021), when interesting
codices originated; for example, the Gospel Book and the Sacra- mentary of St.
The impressive new figure style was influential and made its impact also at Bury
St. Edmunds; but fresh Byzantine influence is present in the great Bury Bible (
Cambridge, Corpus Christi College; Plate V), and the same influence inspired the
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