The Art of Gothic has ratings and 9 reviews. Petra Eggs said: This is a real coffee table book. It could sit in front of you, decorative in itself, a. The Gothic period is one of the first epochs in art history from which artworks of all kinds For this work editor Rolf Toman has gathered contributions from seven. “The Gothic period is one of the first epochs in art history from which artworks of all kinds have been preserved: from cathedrals, castles, and palaces to masterful .

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English Choose a language for shopping. Bryar Ali rated it it was amazing Mar 19, Toman’s books have excellent color plates and an architectu Good solid reasource for Gothic architecture.

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The Art of Gothic: Architecture, Sculpture, Painting

Used Item Information Condition: Buy it for the informative though small pictures and the range of its details; but not for actual readability. This amount is subject to change until you make payment. There are chapters on sculpture, painting and gold-work, but the bulk of the book is about the cathedrals that defined the age. Publications on art history epochs were at the center of his work. Amazon Rapids Fun stories for kids on the go.

There’s a problem loading this menu right now. He captures the architecturf spaces of a cathedral as easily as he does the tiny figures within an altarpiece. Get an immediate offer. Report item – opens in pxinting new window or tab.


What the heck, how can you beat that price! Erecting such slender structures before the advent of reinforced concrete required engineering skills of the highest order.

Gothic: Architecture, Sculpture, Painting – Rolf Toman – Google Books

Learn more – opens in new window or tab Seller information alibrisbooks Have one to sell? Denis in Paris, where the Gothic style began. Amazon Renewed Refurbished products with a warranty. For additional information, see the Global Shipping Program terms and conditions – opens in a new window or tab No additional import charges on delivery Delivery: Email to friends Share on Facebook – opens in a new window or tab Share on Twitter – opens in a new window or tab Share on Pinterest – architcture in a new window or tab Add to watch list.

If you are a seller for this product, would you like to suggest updates through seller support? Very small pictures nice and crispy, but very smallhard to appreciate what they are talking about, and even more if you want it as visual reference.

I remembered it as magnificent but its replacement years later same author, same material was a sad disappointment. It does cover paintings and sculptures of the period as well, but the vast majority of pages are about architecture and chapters are split into regions from Italy to the Germanic regions, Britain, back down to Spain I own the original edition of this book see above and it was sumptuous and beautiful in every way. Feb 08, Clif rated it really liked it.


Size does matter in art books! Each reveals the techniques, historical setting and motivations behind the masterworks depicted. Please enter a number less than or equal to 1. Goodreads helps you keep track of books you want to read.

Mathieu rated it really liked it Sep 29, Celio rated it really liked it Oct 10, Here is a richly-illustrated overview of the period’s architecture, sculpture, painting, stained glass, and jewelry, from its 12th-century French origins to its early 16th-century conclusion. Return to Book Page. To ask other readers questions about The Art of Gothicplease sign up.

They put a lie to the ridiculous notion t For sheer scope this book is impossible to beat and the price keeps coming down. No trivia or quizzes yet. Les photos sont tout aussi magnifiques, mais le contenu est un peu moins solide. Shopbop Designer Fashion Brands.

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