The Decorated Style: Architecture and Ornament, 1240-1360

Front Cover
Trustees of the British Museum, 1994 - Architecture, Gothic - 208 pages
English Decorated style flourished from the mid-13th to the mid 14th century. Although it is usually portrayed as a style of architecture, it is better understood as a fusion of architecture and ornament - paint, stained glass and sculpture - which created specific religious and secular effects.

From inside the book

What people are saying - Write a review

We haven't found any reviews in the usual places.

Contents

Antecedents Westminster Abbey Continuity and response
61
Mind and Spirit
81
E P I L O G U E
186
Copyright

Other editions - View all

Common terms and phrases

Bibliographic information