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By Sara N. James

ISBN-10: 1785702238

ISBN-13: 9781785702235

artwork in England fills a void within the scholarship of either English and medieval artwork by way of providing the 1st unmarried quantity review of inventive hobbies in Medieval and Early Renaissance England. Grounded in historical past and utilizing the chronology of the reign of monarchs as a constitution, it truly is contextual and finished, revealing unobserved threads of continuity, styles of goal and distinct traits that run via English artwork of the medieval millennium. by means of putting the English move in a eu context, this ebook brings to gentle many creative ideas that centred reports have a tendency to not realize and provides a clean examine the circulation as an entire. The media studied contain structure and comparable sculpture, either ecclesiastical and secular; tomb monuments; work of art, panel work, altarpieces, and pictures; manuscript illuminations; textiles; and artwork by means of English artists and by way of international artists commissioned via English patrons.

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