CAROLINGIAN ART PAINTING AND SCUPTURE IN WESTERN EUROPE A.D. 800-900

By: ROGER HINKS

Price: £30.00

Quantity: 1 available

Book Condition: Very Good


Blue Cloth Boards with dark Blue Titles to spine, 220 x 150 mm approx. xii + 224 pp. Frontis + 25 other monochrome illustrations on 24 plates as called for. The first book in any language devoted to Carolingian art as a whole. It examines the illuminated manuscripts and ivory carvings produced in the Frankish monasteries under the patronage of Charles the Great and his successors [A.D. 800-900]; and it relates them to their Roman and Byzantine models. (From flap fold). VG/VG (Book- Mild soiling and shelf wear to boards, Offset browning to end papers, No previous owner name or insc. Binding sound and tight. Dust jacket- a few foxing spots and general shelf soiling, spine a little tanned and a couple of small tears of up to 10 mm approx but in remarkably good condition for year. Non price clipped. Now in a removable proprietary protective sleeve). Please see our images of the actual book offered for sale.

Title: CAROLINGIAN ART PAINTING AND SCUPTURE IN WESTERN EUROPE A.D. 800-900

Author Name: ROGER HINKS

Categories: Antiques & Collecting, Arts Crafts Photography, Religion,

Edition: 1st Edition

Publisher: LONDON, SIDGWICK & JACKSON: 1935

Binding: Hardcover

Book Condition: Very Good

Jacket Condition: Very Good

Type: Book

Seller ID: 123711

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