Art of Ethiopia
Introduction by C. Griffith Mann
Normal Price: $115.00
Your Price: $103.50 AUD, inc. GST
Shipping: $7.95 per order
You Save: $11.50! (10% off normal price)
Plus...earn $5.18 in Boomerang Bucks
Availability: Available to Backorder, No Due Date for Supply
Art of Ethiopia by C. Griffith Mann
Book DescriptionThe unique character of Ethiopian art is the legacy of its situation high in the mountains, on the Horn of Africa. Though remote and often isolated it evolved a tradition in response to contacts with Byzantine, European, and Islamic cultures. Beginning in the twelfth century, elaborate crosses were cast and engraved in iron and bronze. Painted and carved icons were produced in a tradition that reached its peak at the end of the seventeenth century. Above all it is richly illustrated manuscripts which have provided the most defining expression of Ethiopian Christianity.
Buy Art of Ethiopia book by C. Griffith Mann from Australia's Online Bookstore, Boomerang Books.
Book DetailsISBN: 9780954901462
(300mm x 240mm x 12mm)
Imprint: Sam Fogg Rare Books
Publisher: Sam Fogg Rare Books
Publish Date: 15-Oct-2005
Country of Publication: United Kingdom
Books By Author C. Griffith Mann
Treasures of the Cleveland Museum of Art, Hardback (January 2013)» View all books by C. Griffith Mann
'Treasures of the Cleveland Museum of Art' is the most comprehensive book available on this distinguished collection.
» Have you read this book? We'd like to know what you think about it - write a review about Art of Ethiopia book by C. Griffith Mann and you'll earn 50c in Boomerang Bucks loyalty dollars (you must be a member - it's free to sign up!)
Bestselling Books: Our Current Bestsellers | Australia's Hottest 1000 Books | Bestselling Fiction | Bestselling Crime Mysteries and Thrillers | Bestselling Non Fiction Books | Bestselling Sport Books | Bestselling Gardening and Handicrafts Books | Bestselling Biographies | Bestselling Food and Drink | Bestselling History | Bestselling Travel Books | Bestselling School Textbooks & Study Guides | Bestselling Children's General Non-Fiction | Bestselling Young Adult Fiction | Bestselling Children's Fiction | Bestselling Picture Books | Top 100 US Bestsellers
Phone: 1300 36 33 32 (9am-5pm Mon-Fri AEST) - International: +61 2 9960 7998 - Online Form
Address: Boomerang Books, 878 Military Road, Mosman Junction, NSW, 2088
© 2003-2017. All Rights Reserved. Eclipse Commerce Pty Ltd - ACN: 122 110 687 - ABN: 49 122 110 687
For every $20 you spend on books, you will receive $1 in Boomerang Bucks loyalty dollars. You can use your Boomerang Bucks as a credit towards a future purchase from Boomerang Books. Note that you must be a Member (free to sign up) and that conditions do apply.