Medieval Art: Painting, Sculpture, Architecture, 4th-14th Century / Edition 2

Medieval Art: Painting, Sculpture, Architecture, 4th-14th Century / Edition 2

by Henry Luttikhuizen, Dorothy Verkerk
     
 

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ISBN-10: 0131929704

ISBN-13: 9780131929708

Pub. Date: 07/28/2005

Publisher: Pearson

Describes the times in which the art was created as well as the issues of patronage, function, and ultimately, the public’s reception of the art as it was produced. Providing a magnificent overview of medieval painting, sculpture, and architecture–in Italy, Byzantium, Germany, and France from the 4th to the 14th centuries–including Early Christian

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Describes the times in which the art was created as well as the issues of patronage, function, and ultimately, the public’s reception of the art as it was produced. Providing a magnificent overview of medieval painting, sculpture, and architecture–in Italy, Byzantium, Germany, and France from the 4th to the 14th centuries–including Early Christian, Byzantine, Pre-Romanesque Hiberno-Saxon, Carolingian, Ottonian, Romanesque, and Gothic art.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780131929708
Publisher:
Pearson
Publication date:
07/28/2005
Edition description:
REV
Pages:
512
Product dimensions:
8.40(w) x 10.60(h) x 1.20(d)

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Table of Contents

I. LATE ANTIQUITY.

1. Art and Religion in Late Antiquity.

2. Constantine and the Arts of the 4th Century.

3. The 5th and 6th Centuries.

II. THE BYZANTINE EMPIRE.

4. Byzantine Art Before Iconoclasm.

5. Middle and Late Byzantine Art.

6. Byzantine Art and Italy .

III. THE EARLY MIDDLE AGES IN THE WEST.

7. Northern Traditions and Synthesis.

8. Carolingian Art and Architecture.

9. Diffusion and Diversity.

IV. MEDIEVAL ART AND ISLAM.

10. Islam in the Middle East .

11. Crusader Art and Architecture.

12. Islamic Spain .

V. THE ROMANESQUE.

13. Pilgrimage and Monasticism.

14. The Papacy and the Empire.

15. Normandy and Western France .

VI. THE LATE MIDDLE AGES.

16. French Gothic Art.

17. Saint Louis and Late Medieval France .

18. Gothic Styles in England and Spain .

19. Late Medieval Italy and Urban Monasticism.

20. Art and Mysticism in Late Medieval Germany .

21. Coda.

22. Inventing the Middle Ages.

Notes.

Bibliography.

Timetables of Medieval History and Art.

Index.

Picture Credits.

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