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Early Christian and Byzantine Art: The Yale University Press Pelican History of Art (Pelican History of Art)

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Synopsis:

This is an account by a medieval art-historian of early Christian and Byzantine Art as a sublime expression of religious thought and feeling. The story is complex in its unravelling and ranges over various media: mosaic, wall painting, marble and ivory sculpture and precious stones amongst others.

Description:

Includes bibliographical references (p. [376]-377) and index.

Product Details

ISBN:
9780300052961
Publisher:
Yale University Press
Location:
New Haven, CT :
Author:
Beckwith, John
Subject:
History - Medieval
Subject:
Church architecture
Subject:
Art, byzantine
Subject:
Architecture, byzantine
Subject:
Art, Early Christian
Subject:
Church architecture -- History.
Subject:
Architecture, Early Christian.
Subject:
Art - General
Edition Number:
2
Edition Description:
Trade Paper
Series:
The Yale University Press Pelican Histor
Series Volume:
1700
Publication Date:
19860910
Binding:
Paperback
Language:
English
Illustrations:
304 b/w illus.
Pages:
405
Dimensions:
8.24x5.83x.81 in. 1.34 lbs.

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"Synopsis" by , This is an account by a medieval art-historian of early Christian and Byzantine Art as a sublime expression of religious thought and feeling. The story is complex in its unravelling and ranges over various media: mosaic, wall painting, marble and ivory sculpture and precious stones amongst others.
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