Gothic : visual art of the Middle Ages 1140-1500 / edited by Rolf Toman ; photographs by Achim Bednorz ; text by Bruno Klein ; produced by Thomas Paffen ; [translation from German by Christine Shuttleworth].

Title: 
Gothic : visual art of the Middle Ages 1140-1500 / edited by Rolf Toman ; photographs by Achim Bednorz ; text by Bruno Klein ; produced by Thomas Paffen ; [translation from German by Christine Shuttleworth].
Publisher: 
[Potsdam, Germany] : H.F. Ullmann, [2012]
Description: 
568 p. : col. ill., facsims., plans, ports. ; 41 cm.
Other Authors: 
Toman, Rolf.
Bednorz, Achim, 1947-
Klein, Bruno.
Subjects: 
Bib ID: 
133008
Notes: 
Includes stained glass images throughout. See also p. 492-507 for text on stained glass.
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Includes index.
Includes reproduction of Morgan ms. M.638, fol. 23v. NNPM
Contents: 
Introduction --
The agents' heightened will to expression --
The cathedral: norm and standard --
The city: place of cultural exchange and progress --
The world of courts and knights --
To instruct, move, and delight --
In harmony with God and the saints --
Provision for the hereafter and the need for recognition --
The new media of Gothic art --
Buildings and sculpture become art.
Glass painting, drawing, and prints in the service of spirituality, representation, and art --
Drawing as the source and connecting link of the arts --
Chartres: design and narration --
Open and coded presence of donors --
Glass painting and panel painting.
ISBN: 
9783848000401
3848000407