Introduction, March 2015
OVER 5000 PIECES NOW ONLINE!
New pieces from Saint Petersburg, Munich, Hamburg, Edinburgh, and many hitherto unpublished carvings!
To see which collections are on board and search by institution, click
Picture of the month
certainly commissioned by
Jean Le Meingre, Marshal Boucicaut
, near La Spezia...
The Gothic Ivories Project is an online database of ivory sculptures made in Western Europe ca. 1200-ca. 1530 and neo-Gothic ivory pieces.
Institutions from all over the world have joined us on the Project.
Find out who and how...
The Web Site
A few facts and tips to help you make the best use of the web site.
Exciting new collaborations with various photographic archives in Paris and New York enrich the corpus!
A select bibliography to learn more about Gothic ivories.
Find out about interesting online resources which will help you in your research.
Relationships between ivory and alabaster?
09 June, 2011
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