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Fawcett, Richard, 1946-

The architecture of the Scottish medieval church, 1100-1560 / Richard Fawcett.

New Haven [Conn.] : Published for the Paul Mellon Centre for Studies in British Art by Yale University Press, 2011.
Physical Description:
xiii, 456 p. : ill. (some col.) ; 29 cm.
Reference Library
NA5474 .F37 2011 (LC) Oversize
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Includes bibliographical references (p. 424-443) and index.
Subject Terms:
Architecture, Medieval -- Scotland.
Church architecture -- Scotland.

  • Introduction. Church architecture before 1100
  • The architectural response to the revival of the church : Scottish Romanesque, 1100-1160
  • The transition towards Gothic, 1160-1220
  • Gothic maturity, 1220-1270
  • Building on established forms and new possibilities, 1270-1300
  • A recession in building activity, 1300-1370
  • The search for new ideas, 1370-1430
  • Creating a Scottish synthesis, 1430-1500
  • The last years of the Middle Ages, 1500-1560
  • Conclusion. The impact of the Reformation.