Medieval Georgian Enamels of Russia.
Description: Trans. by Francois Hirsch and John Ross. 76 mounted color plates. 126pp. Large 4to, cloth, d.w. N.Y.: Abrams, 1964.
Comments: The enamels in the Georgian National Museum of Fine Arts in Tiflis, with descriptions of the processes of cloisonne, champleve, and repousse as well as the history, iconography and execution of each piece dating from the 7th through 12th century. "Treats Georgian enamels as a development of local tradition, distinct from that of Byzantium and the art which spread from the East" -- Arntzen/Rainwater P450.Binding: hardcover
Book ID: 40397