Pigments of English medieval wall painting by Helen Howard

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Published by Archetype in London .

Written in English

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Places:

  • England

Subjects:

  • Mural painting and decoration, English -- Technique.,
  • Mural painting and decoration, Medieval -- England -- Technique.,
  • Pigments.

Edition Notes

Includes bibliographical references (p. 289-306) and index.

Book details

StatementHelen Howard.
Classifications
LC ClassificationsND2728 .H69 2003
The Physical Object
Paginationxxxi, 314 p., [40] p. of plates :
Number of Pages314
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL3460578M
ISBN 101873132484
LC Control Number2005412685
OCLC/WorldCa51622325

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This is the first systematic analysis of the pigments employed in medieval wall paintings in northern Europe, covering an extensive selection of schemes from a variety of Pigments of English medieval wall painting book including parish churches.

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Most of the information on pigments from the medieval period comes from technical treatises on technology and painting from the 1st to the Pigments of English medieval wall painting book centuries. Included in the descriptive techniques of Roman wall painting found in Vitruvius’ De Architectura and in Pliny The Elder’s.

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Medieval English painting, mainly religious, had a strong national tradition and was influential in Europe. The English Reformation, which was antipathetic to art, not only brought this tradition to an abrupt stop but resulted in the destruction of almost all wall-paintings.

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Dec 08,  · The book of 1 Samuel ends on the verso side and 2 Samuel begins there with a colorful illuminated initial (Figure 1) depicting David and another figure.

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Restle, Byzantine Wall Painting in Asia Minor, Rechklingbausen,Vol. 1, p. was used in the Russian text by the author to quote the words of Dionysius.

For the English translation of this chapter, we used Paul Hetheringtons translation of The Painters Manual of Dionysius of Fourna. The application of FT-Raman spectroscopy to the study of red pigments from English early medieval wall paintings in the Chapter House of Sherborne Abbey and the Holy Sepulchre Chapel in Winchester Cathedral (Figure 13) has been reported.

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medievalwallpaintings. which focuses on surviving murals in English churches between c and c, is crucial because of the lack of academic research on this extensive painting corpus. This book is highly-recommended for wall painting novices and experts alike.

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