Arms & Armor

Arms & Armor

by Stephen Fliegel
     
 

Associated with strength, bravery, and loyalty, arms and armor have long been decorated with great skill and care, thereby becoming artistic creations in their own right. Beautifully photographed, the Cleveland Museum of Art’s superb collection of arms and armor appears here along with works of art from each period that illustrate their use. Chapters include

Overview

Associated with strength, bravery, and loyalty, arms and armor have long been decorated with great skill and care, thereby becoming artistic creations in their own right. Beautifully photographed, the Cleveland Museum of Art’s superb collection of arms and armor appears here along with works of art from each period that illustrate their use. Chapters include discussions of chivalry and the tournament, manufacture and decoration, and weapons as technology and art.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780940717923
Publisher:
Abrams, Harry N., Inc.
Publication date:
04/28/2008
Pages:
200
Product dimensions:
11.50(w) x 9.00(h) x 0.88(d)
Age Range:
13 - 18 Years

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