Lions, dragons, & other beasts : aquamanilia of the Middle Ages, vessels for church and table / edited by Peter Barnet, Pete Dandridge.

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Book
Language
English
Published/​Created
New Haven : Yale University Press, c2006.
Description
xi, 205 p. : ill. (chiefly col.) ; 29 cm.

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Notes
  • "Published in conjunction with the exhibition Lions, dragons, and other beasts: aquamanilia of the Middle Ages, vessels for church and table, held at The Bard Graduate Center for Studies in the Decorative Arts, Design, and Culture from July 12 through October 15, 2006"--T.p. verso.
  • "Published for The Bard Graduate Center for Studies in the Decorative Arts, Design, and Culture, New York, and The Metropolitan Museum of Art, New York."
Bibliographic references
Includes bibliographical references (p. 193-202) and index.
Contents
  • Beasts of every land and clime : an introduction to medieval aquamanilia / Peter Barnet
  • A technical history of medieval aquamanilia / Pete Dandridge
  • Nuremberg as a center of aquamanilia production / Ursula Mende
  • Catalogue : aquamanilia from the Metropolitan Museum of Art and other collections / Peter Barnet and Pete Dandridge
  • Checklist : exhibited works associated with aquamanilia / Leslie Bussis Tait
  • Introduction to DVD insert, video recreation of the casting of a lion aquamanile.
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Lions, dragons, and other beasts
ISBN
  • 0300116845 (alk. paper)
  • 9780300116847
LCCN
2006004003
OCLC
1001832346
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