The St Andrews sarcophagus: A Pictish masterpiece and its international connections

Foster, S. (Ed.) (1998) The St Andrews sarcophagus: A Pictish masterpiece and its international connections. Four Courts Press: Dublin. ISBN 1851824146

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Professor George Henderson describes the St Andrews Sarcophagus as 'one of the most fascinating and beautiful monuments of pre-Romanesque art in Europe. In this volume leading scholars from a range of disciplines describe and analyse all aspects of the sculpture and its context, from the specific to its wider context. Proceedings of a conference organised by Historic Scotland and the Society of Antiquaries of Scotland, with specially commissioned additional contributions, photographs and illustrations.

Item Type:Edited Books
Additional Information:Reviews in eg Times Literary Supplement, Antiquity, Archaeological Journal, Medieval Life, Scottish Historical Review, Transactions of the Ancient Monuments Society, The Innes Review, Current Archaeology, British Archaeology.
Glasgow Author(s) Enlighten ID:Foster, Dr Sally
Subjects:C Auxiliary Sciences of History > CC Archaeology
N Fine Arts > NB Sculpture
A General Works > AM Museums (General). Collectors and collecting (General)
College/School:College of Arts > School of Humanities > Archaeology
Publisher:Four Courts Press
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