Series: Patterns from art history
A unique introduction to medieval art and artefacts for older children and adults. Featuring images, motifs and colours typical of the Middle Ages taken from textiles, ceramics and architecture.
Includes fascinating information about each design, the artefacts on which it appeared, how the objects would have been used in medieval times, and an example of the original colours used to decorate it. Perfect for libraries and schools, this hardback non-fiction book includes a contents page and an index, and internet links to find out more about life in the Middle Ages.
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