English church monuments in the Middle Ages history and representation

This is a comprehensive survey of English medieval church monuments. It examines all types of monument-cross slabs brasses, incised slabs, and sculpted effigies. It analyzes them in an historical context to show what they reveal of the self image and religious aspirations of those they commemorate

Main Author: Saul, Nigel
Format: eBook
Language:English
Published: Oxford Oxford University Press 2009, 2009
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Collection: Oxford University Press - Collection details see MPG.ReNa
Summary:This is a comprehensive survey of English medieval church monuments. It examines all types of monument-cross slabs brasses, incised slabs, and sculpted effigies. It analyzes them in an historical context to show what they reveal of the self image and religious aspirations of those they commemorate
Physical Description:xiii, 413 p. ill
ISBN:9780191710001