Tessa Garton


Address: Albert Simons Center for the Arts, Room 302A
Phone: 843.953.5683
E-mail: gartont@cofc.edu


Courtauld Institute, University of London - London, United Kingdom

University of East Anglia - Norwich, United Kingdom

Research Interests

Medieval/ Early Christian-Byzantine Art

Courses Taught

ARTH 101 History of Art from Prehistoric to Renaissance
ARTH 104 Themes in the History of Art
ARTH 301 Studies in Ancient and Medieval Art
ARTH 350 History of Early Christian and Byzantine Art
ARTH 355 History of Early Medieval and Romanesque Art
ARTH 360 History of Gothic Art
ARTH 362 History of Medieval Manuscript Illumination


"The Influence of Pilgrimage on Artistic Traditions in Medieval Ireland," in Saints and their Cults around the Atlantic, edited by Margaret Cormack. University of South Carolina Press, 2006.

Corpus of Romanesque Sculpture in Britain and Ireland, entries on sites in Ireland, at www.crsbi.ac.uk.

"Masks and Monsters: some recurring themes in Irish Romanesque Sculpture," in From Ireland Coming: Irish Art from the Early Christian to the Late Gothic Period and its European Context, edited by Colum Hourihane. Index of Christian Art, Princeton University, 2001.

"The Transitional Sculpture of Jedburgh Abbey," in Romanesque and Gothic. Essays for George Zarnecki. London: Boydell Press, 1987.

Early Romanesque Sculpture in Apulia. Outstanding Theses from the Courtauld Institute of Art. New York and London: Garland Publishing, 1984.

"A Romanesque Doorway at Killaloe," in Journal of the British Archaeological Association, 134 (1981), 31-57.