Arts and Crafts in the Middle Ages: A Description of Medieval Worksmanship in Several of the Departments of Applied Art, Together with Some Account of Special Artisans in the Early Renaissance
London: Geroge Bell & Sons, 1908. Hardcover. Includes chapters on gold and silver, jewelry and precious stones, enamel, other metals, tapestry, embroideries, sculpture in stone, carving in wood and ivory, inlay and mosaic, and illumination of books. Many illustrations with several full color plates. Bound in a an attractive publisher's binding of green cloth boards with gilt title to spine and front panel. White, orange, and gilt illustration to front board. Minor rubbing to cover. Slight sunning to spine. Wear to corners and edges including bumping to three corners. Clean, bright interior aside from a few pencil markings on endpapers. With frontis and captioned tissue guards for color plates. 378 pages, including bibliography. ART/020923. Very Good.