Gothic: Architecture, Sculpture, Painting / Edition 1

Gothic: Architecture, Sculpture, Painting / Edition 1

by Rolf Toman
     
 

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ISBN-10: 0841600686

ISBN-13: 9780841600683

Pub. Date: 02/28/2008

Publisher: H.F.Ullmann Publishing Gmbh

Courtly splendor and bourgeois pride, religious fanaticism and ascetic seclusion from the world, the search for intimacy: all are mirrored in the art of the Gothic period. Gothic monuments bear witness to a dynamic age, when old values were being redefined, often with great drama and debate. Here is a richly-illustrated overview of the period's architecture, sculpture

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Courtly splendor and bourgeois pride, religious fanaticism and ascetic seclusion from the world, the search for intimacy: all are mirrored in the art of the Gothic period. Gothic monuments bear witness to a dynamic age, when old values were being redefined, often with great drama and debate. Here is a richly-illustrated overview of the period's architecture, sculpture, painting, stained glass, and jewelry, from its 12th-century French origins to its early 16th-century conclusion.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780841600683
Publisher:
H.F.Ullmann Publishing Gmbh
Publication date:
02/28/2008
Series:
Architecture Sculpture Painting Ser.
Edition description:
New Edition
Pages:
520
Product dimensions:
8.69(w) x 10.06(h) x 1.44(d)

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