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James, Liz. Light And Color In Byzantine Art, Kathleen Maxwell Sep 1998

James, Liz. Light And Color In Byzantine Art, Kathleen Maxwell

Art and Art History

James' title coupled with the generous number of color illustrations in her text led me to assume that she would survey Byzantine art in more traditional terms of light and color. Instead, the book pursues the perceptual repercussions of color in Byzantine art and is based on James' dissertation, "Colour Perception in Byzantium" (University of London, 1989).


Sargon Ii And His Redactors Repair Eanna Of Uruk, Steven W. Holloway Jan 1998

Sargon Ii And His Redactors Repair Eanna Of Uruk, Steven W. Holloway

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The Shape Of Utnapishtim’S Ark: A Rejoinder, Steven W. Holloway Jan 1998

The Shape Of Utnapishtim’S Ark: A Rejoinder, Steven W. Holloway

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Fragments Of An Early Thirteenth-Century St. Peter Window From The Cathedral Of Rouen, Michael Watt Cothren Jan 1998

Fragments Of An Early Thirteenth-Century St. Peter Window From The Cathedral Of Rouen, Michael Watt Cothren

Art & Art History Faculty Works

This article introduces three fragments from a stained-glass cycle of the life of St. Peter, once part of the nave aisle glazing of the cathedral of Rouen. Although the evidence they offer is diminished by their partial preservation, when these panels are associated with a previously recognized panel depicting St. Peter in the Glencairn Museum, a narrative cycle can be documented and firmer conclusions can be drawn concerning stylistic relationships among the "Belles Verrières" of the Rouen nave aisle. The examination of these fragments from technical and physical--as well as stylistic--standpoints confirms an assessment of the early thirteenth-century stained-glass workshop ...


Remembrances Of Jane Hayward, Michael Watt Cothren Jan 1998

Remembrances Of Jane Hayward, Michael Watt Cothren

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A Fragmentary Cistercian Antiphonal In The Getty Museum And Its Illumination, Elizabeth Teviotdale Dec 1997

A Fragmentary Cistercian Antiphonal In The Getty Museum And Its Illumination, Elizabeth Teviotdale

Elizabeth C Teviotdale

A study of the illumination of Los Angeles, J. Paul Getty Museum, MSS 44 and Ludwig VI 5 (later to be bound as one codex), the remains of a Franco-Flemish choir book produced in the second half of the 13th century. The published version of a paper given at the seventh meeting of the Cantus Planus Study Group of the International Musicological Society (September 4-9, 1995) in Sopron.