English Medieval Sculpture
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|Format: ||Paperback, 362 pages, 2nd Revised Edition|
|Other Information: ||black & white illustrations|
|Published In: ||United Kingdom, 11 August 2011|
First published in 1951, as the revised edition of a 1935 original, this volume provides a historical study of English sculpture during the medieval period. It was created as a response to the increasing popularity of art history, providing students with a detailed, yet accessible, introduction to its subject. The text is particularly distinguished by its comprehensive range of illustrative material, containing 683 high-quality photographs from a broad range of sources. This is a fascinating book that will be of value to anyone with an interest in religious art and the development of medieval sculpture.
Table of Contents
1. Introductory; 2. Pre-conquest sculpture; 3. The Norman Period; 4. The thirteenth century (or early English Period); 5. The fourteenth century (or Decorated Period); 6. The late Gothic or Perpendicular Period; 7. The late Gothic or Perpendicular Period (cont.); Bibliography; Index.
Cambridge University Press|
24.61 x 18.9 x 1.91 centimetres (0.35 kg)|
15+ years |