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The Mosaics of Khirbet el-Mafjar: Hisham's Palace
By Oriental Institute of the University of Chicago
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mpn: illustrations, ean: 9781614910046, isbn: 1614910049,
4.4 out of 5 stars with 22 reviews
This is a presentation of beautiful colored mosaics. They originate from buildings in the oasis of Jericho and all date from the first half of the eighth century, during the time of Umayyad caliphate of the early Islamic period. Many visitors have ha...
Hardstones: The Gilbert Collection
By Brand: Philip Wilson Publishers
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ean: 9780856675102, isbn: 0856675105,
4.6 out of 5 stars with 49 reviews
The technique of Hardstone mosaic was developed in the sixteenth century under the patronage of the Grand Dukes of Tuscany, in parallel with the revival of Roman mosaics made from tiny tesserae. Complex images were created from a matrix of coloured m...
Mosaics of Faith: Floors of Pagans, Jews, Samaritans, Christians, and Muslims in the Holy Land
By Penn State University Press
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ean: 9780271060842, isbn: 0271060840,
4.8 out of 5 stars with 42 reviews
This monumental work provides a comprehensive analytical history of the Hellenistic, Roman, Byzantine, Umayyad, and Early Abbasid mosaics in the Holy Land, spanning the second century b.c.e. to the eighth century c.e. Previous general studies of the ...
Mosaics of the Greek and Roman World
By Katherine M D Dunbabin
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ean: 9780521002301, isbn: 0521002303,
4.6 out of 5 stars with 24 reviews
Mosaics reached their fullest development under the Romans who used them to decorate the floors of their houses and public buildings. This book gives a comprehensive and fully illustrated history of mosaics in the Greek and Roman world, and studies t...
The Apse Mosaic in Early Medieval Rome: Time, Network, and Repetition
By Cambridge University Press
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mpn: 9781107069909, ean: 9781107069909, isbn: 1107069904,
4.5 out of 5 stars with 14 reviews
This book focuses on apse mosaics in Rome, which were commissioned by a series of popes between the sixth and ninth centuries CE. Through a synchronic approach that challenges current conceptions about how works of art interact with historical time, ...
Mosaics in the Medieval World: From Late Antiquity to the Fifteenth Century
By Cambridge University Press
ean: 9781107011984, isbn: 1107011981,
In this book, Liz James offers a comprehensive history of wall mosaics produced in the European and Islamic middle ages. Taking into account a wide range of issues, including style and iconography, technique and material, and function and patronage, ...
Justinianic Mosaics of Hagia Sophia and Their Aftermath (Dumbarton Oaks Studies)
By Dumbarton Oaks Research Library and Collection
ean: 9780884024231, isbn: 0884024237,
The architectural jewel of Constantinople is the church of Hagia Sophia (Holy Wisdom), constructed 532–537 CE. Although the edifice built by Justinian remains almost intact, only some of its original mosaics survive. In the first comprehensive stud...
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