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Title The insular tradition / edited by Catherine E. Karkov, Michael Ryan, Robert T. Farrell
Published Albany : State University of New York Press, [1997]
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Description 1 online resource (xv, 307 pages) : illustrations, map
Series SUNY series in medieval studies
SUNY series in medieval studies.
Contents The Bewcastle cross : some iconographic problems / Catherine E. Karkov -- Symbols of the Passion or power? : the iconography of the Rothbury cross-head / Jane Hawkes -- Worthy women on the Ruthwell cross : woman as sign in early Anglo-Saxon monasticism / Carol A. Farr -- Survival and revival in insular art : some principles / James Lang -- King Oswald's wooden cross at Heavenfield in context / Douglas Mac Lean -- Daniel themes on the Irish high crosses / Shirley Alexander -- The Tower cross at Kells / Roger Stalley -- Variations on an old theme : panelled zoomorphic ornament on Pictish sculpture at Nigg, Easter Ross, and St. Andrew's fife, and in the Book of Kells / Isabel Henderson -- The Echternach lion : a leap of faith / Carol Neuman de Vegvar -- Recent finds of insular enameled buckles / Susan Youngs -- Filigree animal ornament from Ireland and Scotland of the late-seventh to ninth centuries : its origins and development / Niamh Whitfield -- The menagerie of the Derrynaflan paten / Michael Ryan -- Innovation and conservatism in Irish metalwork of the Romanesque period / Raghnall ó Floinn -- The insular tradition : an overview / Rosemary Cramp
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references and index
Notes Print version record
Subject Art, Anglo-Saxon.
Art, Celtic -- Ireland.
Art, Medieval -- Great Britain.
Art, Medieval -- Ireland.
Form Electronic book
Author Farrell, Robert T.
Karkov, Catherine E., 1956-
Ryan, Michael, 1947-
ISBN 0585055807 (electronic bk.)
9780585055800 (electronic bk.)