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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Architecture, Sculpture, Painting by Rolf Toman: Select a valid country. This is a real coffee table book.

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sculptuee Art Nouveau by Klaus-J? Les photos sont tout aussi magnifiques, mais le contenu est un peu moins solide. 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.


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The Art of Gothic: Architecture, Sculpture, Painting

The Art of Gothic: Toman’s books have excellent color plates and an architectural bias. Size does matter in art books! This arcyitecture will ship to United Statesbut the seller paainting not specified shipping options. Architecture, Sculpture, Painting I have noticed a number of reviews commenting on the size of illustrations and was confused.

Learn More – opens in a new window or tab International shipping and import charges paid to Pitney Bowes Inc. As another reviewer has indicated, there likely exists another printed version of this, not digitally miniaturized as this apparently has been.


Originally, Rolf Toman wanted to become a teacher but he spent the years following gohtic second state exam working as a publishing editor at a large international publishing house. You can’t go through without being awed that these structures have survived so many centuries, wars and earthquakes.

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I settled back in my reading position slouched, actually and begin to look at the remarkable stonework of Europe between and It’s fun to use Google streetview to see the surroundings today – particularly of the church of St. I’ve since noticed that there are a lot of books that I own from years past being reissued in smaller formats.

They put a lie to the sculptuee notion that the medieval world was one of squalor, superstition and ignorance. Courtly splendor and bourgeois pride, religious fanaticism and ascetic seclusion from the world, the search for intimacy: Aug 19, Petra Eggs rated it it was amazing Shelves: