The St. Andrews sarcophagus : a Pictish masterpiece and its international connections / Sally M. Foster, editor.

Other titles
  • Saint Andrews sarcophagus
  • The Saint Andrews sarcopagus.
Published
  • [Dublin] : Four Courts Press c1998
Physical description
287 p., [8] p. of plates : ill. (some col.), maps ; 25 cm.
ISBN
  • 1851824154 (pbk.)
  • 9781851824151 (pbk.)
  • 1851824146 (hbk.)
  • 9781851824144 (hbk.)
Notes
  • "This book is the proceedings of a conference organized by Historic Scotland and the Society of Antiquaries of Scotland ..."--P. 4 of cover.
  • Includes bibliographical references (p. 251-270) and index.
Contents
  • Foreword / David J. Breeze -- List of illustrations -- Preface -- Introduction -- Descriptive catalogue of the surviving parts of the monument / Isabel Henderson -- Discovery, recovery, context and display / Sally M. Foster -- Recent developments in conservation and presentation / Richard D.E. Welander -- Pictish kings 761-839: integration with Dál Riata or separate development / Dauvit Broun -- Form and function / Charles Thomas -- Primus inter pares: the St Andrews Sarcophagus and Pictish sculpture / Isabel Henderson -- Political discourse and the growth of Christian ceremonialism in Pictland: the place of the St Andrews Sarcophagus / Stephen T. Driscoll -- The Northumbrian perspective / Douglas Mac Lean -- The Mercian perspective / Steven J. Plunkett -- The Irish connection / Nancy Edwards -- The continental context / Edward James -- Bibliography -- List of contributors -- Index.
Subject
Related item
Genre
  • Bibliography
  • Conference papers and proceedings.
  • Conference publication
  • Illustrated
  • Kongress - Edinburgh - 1997.
  • text
Language
  • English

Summary

  • Foster's work consists of the proceedings of a conference on the topic of the St Andrew's Sarcophagus, described as one of the most beautiful and fascinating monuments of pre-Romanesque art in Europe. This is the first book devoted to the subject.

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