Gothic Architecture Reading List

Many of the following books are available in the National Art Library at the V&A:

The New Cambridge Medieval History , vols 4–6, Cambridge, 1995–2005

Binski, Paul, Becket's Crown , New Haven, 2004

Bony, Jean, French Gothic Architecture of the 12th and 13th Centuries, Berkeley, 1983

Coldstream, Nicola, Medieval Architecture , Oxford, 2002

Coldstream, Nicola and Draper, Peter (eds), Medieval Art and Architecture at Ely Cathedral, London, 1979

Frankl, Paul revised by Crossley, Paul, Gothic Architecture, New Haven, 2000

Gajewski, Alexandra and Opaÿiÿ, Zoë (eds), The Year 1300 and the Creation of a New European Architecture , Turnhout, 2007

Grant, Lindy, Abbot Suger of Saint-Denis , London, 1998

Mitchell, John and Moran, Matthew  (eds), England and the Continent in the Middle Ages , Stamford, 2000

Wilson, Christopher, The Gothic Cathedral , London, 1990

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British Textiles: 1700 to the Present

British Textiles: 1700 to the Present

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Event - Giants of the Gothic Revival: Watts & Co from Pugin to Comper

Sat 25 October 2014 10:30

STUDY DAY: Celebrate 140 years of Watts & Co., one of the world’s foremost suppliers of fine ecclesiastical textiles, furnishings and accessories. The company’s long and rich history embraces the grandeur of the Gothic Revival, the refinement of Aestheticism and the dynamism of modern, cutting edge style.

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