The History of British Art, Volume 1

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Edited by Tim Ayers; David Bindman, General Editor

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Drawing upon the latest discoveries and research, leading scholars unravel the complex stories behind the phenomenal artistic activity of the Middle Ages and into the Reformation across all media, including painting, sculpture, architecture, book illumination, frescoes, embroidery, printing, carving, and stained glass.

Tim Ayers is a lecturer in the history of art and a member of the Centre for Medieval Studies at the University of York. David Bindman is Emeritus Professor of the History of Art, University College London.

"These three handsome volumes present a fresh, challenging appraisal of British art from the Middle Ages to the present. . . . An array of expert contributors led by Blake scholar Bindman succeed in presenting an informative, well-written text that is at once authoritative and appealing to a general readership. . . . Highly recommended. Lower-level undergraduates and above; general readers."—Choice
ISBN: 9780300116700
Publication Date: January 13, 2009
Publishing Partner: Distributed for the Yale Center for British Art and Tate Britain
296 pages, 9 1/4 x 11 3/4
152 color illus.

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