Carsten-Peter Warncke avec Carl Becker, Decorative Arts from the Middle Ages to Renaissance
An exceptional copy in a cardboard case with carry handle. Literally as new and still in the publisher's original packaging.; 8vo 8" - 9" tall; 408 pages; Physical description: 408 p. : illus. (chiefly col.) ; 45 cm. Summary: With 216 hand-colored copperplate engravings, this publication gives a comprehensive overview of applied arts in Europe from the 6th to the 16th centuries. It features objects such as: furniture, metalwork, jewelry, costumes, tapestries, and works of bookbinding. He is professor of art history at the University of Gottingen. Subjects: Decorative arts, Medieval -- Decorative arts, Renaissance -- Art objects, Medieval -- Art objects, Renaissance. Notes: Parallel text in English, German and French. Translated from the German.
Carsten-Peter Warncke studied art history, classical archaeology, and literature in Vienna, Heidelberg, and Hamburg, and received his doctorate from the latter in 1975. He is professor of art history at the University of Gottingen.