By Katherine Reynolds; Kidd, Dafydd, ;Little, Charles T. Brown

Искусство раннего Средневековья из собрания Metropolitan Museum of paintings. Оружие, украшения, предметы быта остготов, лангобардов, франков и англосаксов. Более six hundred фотографий. the humanities of the Early Medieval interval shape a huge, but little-known, a part of the cloth from the center a long time within the Metropolitan Museum of paintings. contemporary examine in this attention-grabbing interval from nearly A.D. four hundred to 800 finds a extra accomplished photo of what has been usually known as the darkish a long time or the Migration interval. The twenty-six essays during this quantity give you the first in-depth learn of this American repository of arts representing the various cultures and peoples that created early Europe, together with the Ostrogoths, the Langobards, the Franks, and the Anglo-Saxons. the goods of this nice age of «portable paintings» diversity from complex weapon fittings and ornate buckles to gold brooches and different intricately designed and embellished jewellery. Over 600 black-and-white images and eighteen color-plates dramatically testify to the intensity, breadth, and sweetness of the Museums Early Medieval assortment.

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