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Title Gothic : art for England 1400-1547 / edited by Richard Marks and Paul Williamson, assisted by Eleanor Townsend
Published London : V&A Publications, 2003
London : V & A ; New York : Harry N. Abrams [North American distributor], ©2003

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Description 496 pages : illustrations (chiefly color) ; 29cm
Contents I. An Age of Consumption: Art for England c.1400-1547 / Richard Marks -- II. Politics, War and Public Life / John Watts -- III. Kingship and Queenship / Rosemary Horrox -- IV. National and Regional Identities / Derek Keene -- V. Late Medieval Religion / Eamon Duffy -- VI. The Use of Images / Margaret Aston -- VII. England and the Continent: Artistic Relations / Catherine Reynolds -- VIII. Production and Consumption -- Crafts / Nigel Ramsay -- The Commissioning Process / Phillip Lindley -- Immigrant Craftsmen and Imports / Kim Woods -- Regional Production / Nicholas Rogers -- IX. 'Excellent, New and Uniforme': Perpendicular Architecture c.1400-1547 / Christopher Wilson -- X. Music Seen and Music Heard: Music in England c.1400-1547 / Margaret Bent -- XI. Perspectives of the Past: Perceptions of Late Gothic Art in England / Alexandrina Buchanan -- 1. Royal Patronage of the Visual Arts / Christopher Wilson -- 2. Images of Royalty / Rosemary Horrox -- 3. Royal Books / Jenny Stratford -- 4. The Architecture of War / John A.A. Goodall -- 5. The Arts of Combat / Karen Watts -- 6. Ideals of Chivalry, Realities of Conflict / C.S.L. Davies -- 7. The Beauchamps and the Nevilles / Ann Payne -- 8. Two Ecclesiastical Patrons: Archbishop Henry Chichele of Canterbury (1414-43) and Bishop Richard Fox of Winchester (1501-28) / Barrie Dobson -- 9. Lady Margaret Beaufort / Janet Backhouse -- 10. The Urban Landscape / Jane Grenville -- 11. Civic Institutions / Derek Keene -- 12. Merchants / Jenny Kermode -- 13. Domestic Space: Daily Living in the Home / Geoff Egan -- 14. The Table and Feasting / Marian Campbell -- 15. Dress and Adornment / John Cherry -- 16. Private Devotion / Susan Foister -- 17. The Arts of the Great Church / Christopher Wilson -- 18. The Parish Church / Paul Williamson -- 19. Pilgrimage / Eleanor Townsend -- 20. The Art of Death / Paul Binski -- 21. Postscript / Richard Marks
Summary "Gothic: Art for England 1400-1547 is the definitive catalogue to a major V & A exhibition celebrating the glories of late medieval English art and architecture. It also provides a compelling introduction to the age, the only publication of such size and scope to cover this important period of English history."--Jacket
Notes Catalogue of an exhibition held at the Victoria and Albert Museum, London, 2003
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references (pages 466-487) and index
Event "The essays published in this book originated as papers given at a conference held at the Victoria and Albert Museum on 21-23 November 2003 to coincide with the Gothic: Art for England 1400-1547 exhibition"--Pref
Gothic art for England 1400-1547 was an exhibition at the V&A from October 9, 2003 to January 18, 2004
Subject Art, English -- 15th century -- Exhibitions.
Art, English -- 16th century -- Exhibitions.
Art -- England -- 15th century -- Exhibitions.
Art -- England -- 16th century -- Exhibitions.
Art, Gothic -- England -- Exhibitions.
Architecture, Gothic -- England -- Exhibitions.
Architecture, Medieval -- England -- Exhibitions.
England -- Civilization -- 1066-1485.
England -- Civilization -- 16th century.
Genre/Form Ausstellung.
London (2003).
Exhibition catalogs.
Ausstellung
Exhibition catalogs.
Author Marks, Richard, 1945-
Williamson, Paul, 1954-
Townsend, Eleanor.
Victoria and Albert Museum.
LC no. 2003106317
ISBN 1851774017
0810965577 Abrams
1851774025 paperback