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Komnenian imperial women as patrons of art and architecture

Vassiliki Dimitropoulou

Komnenian imperial women as patrons of art and architecture

what and why

by Vassiliki Dimitropoulou

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Published .
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StatementVassiliki Dimitropoulou.
SeriesSussex theses ; S 5785
The Physical Object
Pagination309 leaves :
Number of Pages309
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL16237390M

Restoration Work at the Zeyrek Camii, -- Metin Ahunbay, Zeynep Ahunbay 9. Architecture, Art and Komnenian Ideology at the Pantokrator Monastery -- Robert Ousterhout Section 4 Imperial Monuments and Their Legacy: Textual and Iconographic Evidence The Medieval Floors of the Great Palace -- Henry Maguire Konstantin IX. Byzantine art and architecture is divided into four periods by convention: the Early period, commencing with the Edict of Milan(when Christian worship was legitimized) and the transfer of the imperial seat to Constantinople, extends to AD , with the conclusion of Iconoclasm; the Middle, or high period, begins with the restoration of the.

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