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Author Hupfauf, Peter R., 1946-
Title Tracing their tracks : identification of Nordic styles from the early Middle Ages to the end of the Viking period / by Peter Hupfauf.
Imprint Newcastle upon Tyne : Cambridge Scholars Publishing, 2014.

Author Hupfauf, Peter R., 1946-
Subject Decoration and ornament, Old Norse -- Themes, motives.
Decoration and ornament, Viking -- Themes, motives.
Decoration and ornament, Medieval -- Scandinavia -- Themes, motives.
Symbolism in art -- History -- To 1500.
Art, Scandinavian -- Themes, motives.
Art and society -- Scandinavia -- History.
Scandinavia -- Antiquities.
Description 1 online resource (vii, 206 pages) : illustrations (some color
Bibliography Note Includes bibliographical references and index.
Note Print version record.
Summary Understanding the relation of semiology to Western iconography is essential, as it is the element that, often unconsciously, influences perception in Western society. Scholars, such as Klaus Düwel with his outstanding knowledge of runic script, sometimes reach their limits if inscriptions are complemented with abstract images that may be accidental scratches or, on the other hand, a sign or signs indicating symbolic meaning. The detailed definition of the Medieval World by Margaret Clunies ...
ISBN 9781443879934 (electronic bk.)
1443879932 (electronic bk.)
OCLC # 935982046
Additional Format Print version: Hupfauf, Peter R., 1946- Tracing their tracks. Newcastle upon Tyne : Cambridge Scholars Publishing, 2014 9781443866736 1443866733 (OCoLC)913135165.