Medieval Ivory Carvings: Early Christian to Romanesque

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This authoritative, accessible survey is the first since 1927 devoted entirely to ivories of the Middle Ages. Color photographs display the V&A's significant collection, which is especially strong in Carolingian, Anglo-Saxon, and English Romanesque examples. Following an essay on the V&A's collecting and study of these masterpieces, the book features major works from every era of the period: the Symmachi Panel from late antiquity; the front cover of the Lorsch Gospels from the Carolingian era; the Ottonian Basilewsky Situla ...

Medieval Ivory Carvings: Early Christian to Romanesque 2010, Victoria & Albert Museum

ISBN-13: 9781851776122

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