Freeman, Margaret B.
Title St Martin Embroideries. A Fifteenth-Century Series Illustrating the Life and Legend of St. Martin of Tours.
Binding Hardcover in dj
Book Condition Good
Jacket Condition Good
Publisher Metropolitan Museum of Art. 1968.
Seller ID 2008
131 pp 37 individual works from the 1400s that celebrate the life and achievements of St. Martin, bishop of Tours. Each subject is integrated in the storytelling scheme and the designs and techniques of different artists are discussed. An insightful look at Medieval French, Franco-Flemish and Flemish embroidery and also painting and manuscript illumination of these regions