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The Bayeux tapestry : monument to a Norman triumph

Author: Wolfgang Grape
Publisher: Munich ; New York : Prestel, ©1994.
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Genre/Form: Bildband
Additional Physical Format: Online version:
Grape, Wolfgang.
Bayeux tapestry.
Munich ; New York : Prestel, ©1994
(OCoLC)624415594
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Wolfgang Grape
ISBN: 3791313657 9783791313658 3791313363 9783791313368 3791315773 9783791315775
OCLC Number: 30998838
Description: 174 pages : illustrations (some color), 1 map ; 28 cm
Contents: The Bayeux tapestry : an eleventh-century pictorial spectacle --
An extraordinary tapestry. Errors in restoration? --
Reportage or imagination?. A single designer? ; First-hand experience? ; Knowledge of warfare and weaponry? ; Fantasy architecture --
Living detail. Observation of everyday life ; Tools and implements ; Details of combat ; Horses and riders ; Nature as landscape --
New pictorial inventions. The 'Last supper' in the Norman camp ; Hunting scenes ; Drolleries --
The ships. Shields on the gunwhale ; Shields at stem and stern ; Sails ; Animal heads ; Human heads ; Pagan customs ; Transporting horses ; Harbour works? ; Sounding and a signal lamp --
Open questions. Turold ; The Ælfgyva mystery --
The borders. Borders as glosses? ; Fables ; Calendar motifs, pattern books, eroticism ; Images of nature --
Anglo-Saxon workmanship?. The issue ; A Winchester relief ; Not Anglo-Saxon figure drawing ; Anglo-Saxon continuity? ; Embroidery technique as a factor? ; Art at Saint-Vaast ; Line and plane in early Romanesque art ; Architecture and pictorial composition ; Figures in Catalan art ; Painting at Jumièges ; A relief on a capital in Bayeux ; Parallels with Anglo-Norman art ; The stylistic arguments summarized : a Norman work --
The iconogrpahical programme : a Norman viewpoint. The patron : Bishop Odo ; William's tactical delay ; Norman chronicles ; The crowning of the usurper ; Divergences from the sources ; 'Rewriting' history ; French poetry --
Inscriptions. Text and image ; A number of scribes? ; Anglo-Saxon and Norman- French features ; Normandy and England before 1066 --
Baudri of Bourgeuil and the tapestry --
The embroidery technique and its Norse antecedents. Embroiderers or embroideresses? ; Yarn colours ; Connections with Norse textiles --
Traditions of Viking art. Stylized trees ; Norse reminiscences ; 'Barbaric' use of colour ; Viking ornament. Narrative techniques. Narrative community ; Trees as participants ; New narrative forms ; Reversals of sequence ; Gestural exuberance ; Spectator involvement --
A pioneer work. Anticipations of Anglo-Norman narrative art ; Faces in profile --
The status of secular art. Critics within the church ; Objections to religious figuration --
A work of Norman pictorial propaganda. Palace or church? ; Sacred and secular art in church ; Erotic detail ; A portable triumphal monument ; A 'feudalized' response to art ; History through Norman eyes ; Cracks in the image, and a topical dimension --
Plates. The tapestry sequence ; Inscriptions and commentaries --
Map --
Chronology.
Other Titles: Der Teppich von Bayeux.
Responsibility: Wolfgang Grape.
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