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The Medieval Treasury

  • 248 Pages
  • 4.88 MB
  • English
Victoria & Albert Museum
Bibliographies, catalogues, discographies, History of art: c 500 CE to c 1400, BCE to c 500 CE, c 1000 CE to c 1500, c 500 CE to c 1000 CE, Decorative arts, Medieval, Art Museums And Galleries, Medieval Art, Art & Art Instruction, London, Art, England, Collections, Catalogs, Exhibitions - Museum, History - Medieval, Art / General, Victoria and Albert Museum, General, Catalogs, Decorative
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Open LibraryOL8473942M
ISBN 100948107383
ISBN 139780948107382

A treasure binding or jewelled bookbinding is a luxurious book cover using metalwork in gold or silver, jewels, or ivory, perhaps in addition to more usual bookbinding material for book-covers such as leather, velvet, or other cloth. The actual bookbinding technique is the same as for other medieval books, with the folios, normally of vellum, stitched together and bound to wooden cover boards.

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This is a companion to the Victoria and Albert Museum's collection of medieval art. The book is also an introduction to the subject. The selected masterpieces illustrate the development of the arts in the middle ages, from to The book draws on examples of work in every medium, from ivory carving to wrought.

The medieval treasury: the art of the Middle Ages in the Victoria and Albert MuseumV & A Publications in English - [2nd ed.]Pages: Medieval treasury; an exhibition of medieval art from the third to the sixteenth century.

[Ithaca, Office of University Publications, Cornell University, ] (OCoLC) Online version: Calkins, Robert G. Medieval treasury; an exhibition of medieval art from the third to the sixteenth century.

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Medieval literature is a broad subject, encompassing essentially all written works available in Europe and beyond during the Middle Ages (that is, the one thousand years from the fall of the Western Roman Empire ca. AD to the beginning of the Renaissance in the 14th, 15th or 16th century, depending on country).

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