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Armenian manuscripts in the Walters Art Gallery.

Sirarpie Der Nersessian

Armenian manuscripts in the Walters Art Gallery.

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Published by The Trustees in Baltimore .
Written in English

    Places:
  • Maryland,
  • Baltimore
    • Subjects:
    • Walters Art Gallery (Baltimore, Md.) -- Catalogs.,
    • Illumination of books and manuscripts, Armenian -- Catalogs.,
    • Manuscripts, Armenian -- Maryland -- Baltimore -- Catalogs.

    • Edition Notes

      Bibliography: p. 93-97.

      ContributionsWalters Art Gallery (Baltimore, Md.)
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsND3245.A7 D47
      The Physical Object
      Paginationx, 111 p.,
      Number of Pages111
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL5105115M
      LC Control Number74177384

      Within an artistic tradition whose task was primarily, at times exclusively, the decoration of the Holy Scriptures, painters simply had no outlet to render contemporary or imaginative scenes. Rapti takes a different approach, noting how textual inscriptions and imagery work together on a 13th-century portal. Shows diversity of approaches to decoration and design, and highlights the importance of formal analysis. With color plates. Treasures in Heaven: Armenian Illuminated Manuscripts.

      Rapti surveys both texts and images associated with the cult, highlighting Armenian images with pictorial relations to Byzantine icons. Der Nersessian, Sirarpie, Aght'amar. Armenians -- California. Finally, the Book of Hoursvery commonly the personal devotional book of a wealthy layperson, was often richly illuminated in the Gothic period. Ererouk Commentary, in English and Italian, is minimal; primacy is given to photographic documentation and drawings.

      Find this resource: Anthologies Several anthologies of Armenian art and architecture offer essays on a range of artistic media. The substantial scholarship on this subject presents a range of approaches, including catalogs and photographic documentation, typological classification, and historical interpretation. The variety used by the best craftsmen not only demonstrated their personal skills but reflected the styles and tastes in various regions of Armenia in different epochs. For further information about this book, and online resources for Walters manuscripts, please contact us through the Walters Website by email, and ask for your message to be directed to the Department of Manuscripts. The first volume presents biblical manuscripts and service books; the second volume considers manuscripts of ecclesiastical law, patristic literature, scientific and magical texts, and other literary traditions. One of the most important and substantial is Der Nersessianwhich considers a wide variety of problems, including image worship and iconoclasm see also Der Nersessian — and Der Nersessianboth cited under Image Worship and IconoclasmCilician manuscripts, an Armenian model-book, and reliquaries.


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Considers German-language literature, and particularly art history survey texts, of the s onward. Mark fol. Diringer, David.

However, there is another type of manuscript which was stripped of unnecessary ornamentation, lacking colored backgrounds and painted with transparent colors, often with less than perfect artistry.

A survey of the remarkable corpus of stone models known from medieval Armenia. In the first millennium, these were most likely to be Gospel Bookssuch as the Lindisfarne Gospels and the Book of Kells. Gregory the Illuminator credited with bringing Christianity to Armenian in the 4th century or St.

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Nevertheless, it is important somehow to signal the many studies of illustrated scientific, magical, and literary texts. Paris: Librairie orientaliste Paul Geuthner, Mathews, and Robert W. His figures are smaller and much less well drawn; his colors are bright but lacking the subtlety and renaissance echo of the third-quarter of the thirteenth century.

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