Introduction, November 2014
Over 500 NEW pieces from Zürich, Zagreb, Reykjavik...!
And more are on the way!
To see which collections are on board and search by institution, click
Picture of the month
, for the most part assembled in the 17th century!
Among these interesting pieces, a delicate mirror case adorned with flowery bushes...
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 already 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.
Learn more about our collaboration with the
Médiathèque de l'Architecture et du Patrimoine in Paris
which is making the online corpus even more comprehensive!
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
Please remember to acknowledge any use of the site in publications and lectures as: 'Gothic Ivories Project at The Courtauld Institute of Art, London, www.gothicivories.courtauld.ac.uk', followed by the date you accessed the site.