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Gothic art and civilisation

Henderson, George.

Gothic art and civilisation

by Henderson, George.

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Published by The Folio Society in London .
Written in English


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StatementGeorge Henderson.
SeriesThe age of illumination
The Physical Object
Paginationx,201p. :
Number of Pages201
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL15963431M

Art during the Middle Ages was different based on the location in Europe as well as the period of time. However, in general, Middle Age art can be divided up into three main periods and styles: Byzantine Art, Romanesque Art, and Gothic Art. Much of the art in Europe during the Middle Ages was religious art with Catholic subjects and themes. The animal head carving is the product of a culture based in: 1. Ancient Roman art, like the reliefs on the Arch of Titus 3. Medieval art, like the Book of Kells. 3. Medieval art, like the Book of Kells The tendency of Gothic cathedrals to sway in the wind, due to their great height 2. The revival in High Medieval, Gothic art of the.

  The Art of Gothic: Architecture, Sculpture, Painting. Translated by Christian von Arnim. Cologne, Germany: Könemann, E-mail Citation» The book combines fantastic images with scholarly essays on various subjects, ranging from . BOOK EXCERPT: This volume analyses the role of Bram Stoker’s Dracula and its sequels in the evolution of the Gothic. As well as the transformation of the Gothic location—from castles, cemeteries and churches to the modern urban gothic—this volume explores the evolution of the undead considering a range of media from the 19th century protagonist to sympathetic .

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OCLC Number: Notes: "First published by Penguin Books in as part of the Style and Civilization series, under Gothic art and civilisation book title Gothic. The text of this edition follows that of the first edition with minor emendations and the inclusion of further illustrations."--Title page verso.

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