These papers are wide ranging studies of the forms, the expressive character, the content, and the social roots of Romanesque art.Subjects include the sculptures of the cloister and the portal in the French abbey of Moissac, as well as the manuscript paintings and stone sculptures from the Castilian abbey of Silos. Schapiro applies evidence from numerous sources, such as literature, folklore, and political history, to reconstruct and interpret this rich artistic period. Illustrated throughout
"synopsis" may belong to another edition of this title.
Meyer Schapiro (1904-1996) was a prolific art historian, critic, and teacher. His notable titles include Modern Art, Romanesque Art, The Unity of Picasso's Art, and Theory and Philosophy of Art.
"About this title" may belong to another edition of this title.
Book Description Hardback. Book Condition: Very Good. The book has been read, but is in excellent condition. Pages are intact and not marred by notes or highlighting. The spine remains undamaged. Bookseller Inventory # GOR008470732
Book Description Chatto & Windus, London Uk, 1977. Hardcover. Book Condition: Good. Dust Jacket Condition: Good. Volume One, Contents: On the Aesthetic attitude in Romanesque art, from Mozarabic to Romanesque in Silos, The Sculptures of Souillac. The Romanesque sculpture of Moissac, Geometric schematism, A relief in Rodez, Auxerre and New documents on Saint-Gilles.368 pages. Bookseller Inventory # 005168
Book Description Chatto and Windus, 1977. Hardcover. Book Condition: Very Good. Dust Jacket Condition: Very Good. 368pp. Light foxing to page edges. Previous owners bookplate to endpaper. Black and white illustrations. Bookseller Inventory # 015543
Book Description Chatto & Windus, 1977. Hardcover. Book Condition: Very Good. Dust Jacket Condition: Very Good. hardback, 8vo, a very good tightly bound copy in a very good pictorial dust wrapper, text clean and unmarked, b&w illustrations, 368pp. Bookseller Inventory # 210420
Book Description Chatto and Windus, London UK, 1977. Hard Cover. Book Condition: Very Good-. Dust Jacket Condition: Very Good-. Various Artists (illustrator). First Edition. Illustrated throughout with B&W art reproductions. NON price-clipped dust jacket [ £ 20.00 net] in new archival mylar, clean, crisp, colors bright, minor edge wear, age discoloration along edges, more visible at back. Blue cloth boards, clean, hint of shelf wear at extremities, beautiful spine decorations [bright gilt edges frame rich red panel, gilt lettering]. Pages [368 including index] clean, unmarked, binding tight and square; about 1/4 of last pages with moisture marks; some top block dust spotting. Media Mail, US Priority & some International Priority shipping include free tracking information. Bookseller Inventory # 007267
Book Description Chatto & Windus London 1977, 1977. Fine 23.5 x 16.0cms, 368pp, b/w Illusts Fine Hard Cover This book has essays on: the aesthetic attitude in romanesque art; from mozarabic to romanesque in Silos; the sculptures of Soullac; the romanesque sculpture of mosaic I & II; geometrical schematism in romanesque art; a relief in Rodez and the beginnings of romanesque sculpture in Southern France; two romanesque drawings in Auxerre and some iconographic problems; new documents in Saint-Gilles I & II. Bookseller Inventory # 012529