Figures from the Past: Studies on Figurative Art in Christian Ireland - in honour of Helen M.Roe

By: Rynne, Etienne

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Black hardcover with title in gilt on spine. Condition: Very good, with light shelfwear to covers, light browning to endpapers from dustjacket flaps.. Dustjacket condition: Very good, with light shelfwear. 328pp. Many b/w photographic illustrations. The name of Helen M.Roe is known widely throughout Ireland and abroad, relating to the history of Irish art in the centuries of early Christianity and post-Norman times. As a mark of esteem and on the occasion of her ninetieth birthday the Royal Society of Antiquaries of Ireland, of which she was President from 1965-68, called upon twenty-six of its members to contribute papers to a colletcive study, dedicated to her. This book is the result.

Title: Figures from the Past: Studies on Figurative Art in Christian Ireland - in honour of Helen M.Roe

Author Name: Rynne, Etienne

Categories: Art History,

Publisher: Upper Dun Laoghaire, Co.Dublin, Ireland, The Glendale Press for The Royal Society of Antiquaries of Ireland: 1987

ISBN Number: 090760644x

ISBN Number 13: 9780907606444

Binding: Hardcover

Book Condition: Very Good

Jacket Condition: Very Good

Type: Book

Size: 4to - over 9¾ - 12" tall

Seller ID: 006368

Keywords: helen roe, irish high crosses, derrynaflan paten, irish figure sculpture,