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Wood Carvings in English Churches; I - Stalls and Tabernacle Work, II - Bishops' Thrones and Chancel Work

Francis Bond

This text contains a wonderful catalogue of examples of wood carvings in English churches. Including historical information, detailed descriptions, and impressive photographs, this is a text that will greatly appeal to anyone with an interest in ecclesiastical decoration and ornate woodworking, and makes for a great addition to collections of such literature. The chapters of this book include: 'Design, Construction, and Cost of Stalls'; 'Position, Number, and Arrangement of Stalls'; 'Canopied Stalls, Tabernacled Stalls'; 'Renaissance Stallwork'; 'Stalls in Parish Churches'; 'Bishops' Thrones'; and 'Chairs in Chancels'. This text has been elected for modern republication due to its educational value, and we are proud to republish it here complete with a new introduction on decorative woodwork.

Book Details

  • Publisher: Holloway Press
  • Publish Date: Jul 14th, 2011
  • Pages: 232
  • Language: English
  • Dimensions: 8.50in - 5.50in - 0.53in - 0.66lb
  • EAN: 9781446073216
  • Categories: GeneralBuildings - ReligiousCarving
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