The Dragon and the Griffin
The Viking Impact
By (author) Aidan Meehan
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Dragon and the Griffin by Aidan Meehan
Book DescriptionThe designs and patterns of the Celts, expressed in their metalwork, stonework and jewelry, and continued in the manuscript illumination of Celtic Christianity, are an art form whose legacy has fascinated both Celtic and non-Celtic peoples for centuries. This book adds to the series of practical, step-by-step guides on Celtic design for designers and craftspeople. It studies the intricate dragon and griffin patterns that form the basis of the distinctive style of art that arose after the Viking's invasion of Ireland around 850 AD.
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Book DetailsISBN: 9780500277928
(210mm x 143mm x 17mm)
Imprint: Thames & Hudson Ltd
Publisher: Thames & Hudson Ltd
Publish Date: 10-Apr-1995
Country of Publication: United Kingdom
Books By Author Aidan Meehan
Celtic Design Book, Paperback (December 2007)
A guide to the art and design of the Celts that provides a comprehensive source of instruction and inspiration for artists, designers and craftspeople of all kinds.
Treasury of Celtic Knots, Paperback (June 2005)
This comprehensive survey of Celtic knot design is based on the canon of traditional knot patterns collected by the father of the 19th- century Celtic Art revival, John Romilly Allen, and is accompanied by the author's unique triple-grid analyses.
Celtic Knots, Hardback (March 2003)
This course provides step-by-step instruction for anyone wishing to master the traditional methods of freehand Celtic knot design and teaches the reader to develop a myriad of patterns from a basic classical knot.
Lindisfarne Painting Book, Paperback (February 2000)» View all books by Aidan Meehan
The Lindisfarne Gospels is an 8th-century masterpiece of Celtic illumination. After careful study the author has re-drawn more than 50 of the designs that appear on its pages.
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