Fine arts: treatments & subjects

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Gehn, Ulrich

Ehrenstatuen in der Spätantike

Chlamydati und Togati

17.0 x 24.0 cm, 590 p., hardback
98,00 €

The book investigates the iconography and chronology of the late antique toga statue and the late antique Chlamys statue. Both types of honorific statuary can only be observed...

Wander, Steven H.

The Joshua Roll

17.0 x 24.0 cm, 224 p., hardback
98,00 €

The “Joshua Roll” (Rome, Biblioteca Apostolica Vaticana, Pal. gr. 431), a tenth-century illuminated scroll of the first half of the Old Testament book of Joshua, is among the...

Cheles, Luciano

The Studiolo of Urbino – An Iconographic Investigation

20.0 x 28.0 cm, 196 p., cloth
32,00 €

The “studiolo” of Federico da Montefeltro in Urbino, the highlight of the Ducal Palace, is the most complete surviving example of an early Renaissance study. Its decorations...

Editor: Deutsches Archäologisches Institut. Madrid

Madrider Mitteilungen

19.0 x 25.5 cm, 604 p., cloth
98,00 €

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Clima y cambio cultural en el Valle del Ebro y Levante español. Paisajes de la...

Series: Madrider Mitteilungen Volume: 52
Bosselmann-Ruickbie, Antje

Byzantinischer Schmuck des 9. bis frühen 13. Jahrhunderts

Untersuchungen zum metallenen dekorativen Körperschmuck der mittelbyzantinischen Zeit anhand datierter Funde

22.5 x 31.5 cm, 420 p., hardback
128,00 €

Byzantine luxury objects have been neglected in research for a long time, despite the legendary reputation they already held during the Middle Ages. This volume analyses the gold,...

Hodak, Suzana

Ornamentale Purpurwirkereien

De variis purpureis segmentis, paragaudis, clavis et ceteris ornamentis cum ornamento

17.0 x 24.0 cm, 1686 p., hardback
348,00 €

The textile finds from Egypt provide a special quantitative and qualitative value to the ornamental purple textiles. They can be counted as a chief representative of ornamental...

Bauer-Eberhardt, Ulrike

Die illuminierten Handschriften italienischer Herkunft in der Bayerischen Staatsbibliothek

Teil 1: Vom 10. bis zur Mitte des 14. Jahrhunderts

23.5 x 31.5 cm, 524 p., cloth
248,00 €

The illuminated manuscripts from Italy which are held in the Bayerische Staatsbibliothek München date from the pre-Carolingian period up to the 16th century. The oldest codices...

Fingarova, Galina

Die Baugeschichte der Sophienkirche in Sofia

17.0 x 24.0 cm, 416 p., hardback
98,00 €

The unique architecture of the Hagia Sophia Church in Sofia, Bulgaria, gives it a prominent role not only in the history of the city, which assumed the name of the church, but...

Editor: Eaton-Krauss, Marianne; Fluck, Cäcilia; van Loon, Gertrud J. M.

Egypt 1350 BC to AD 1800

Art Historical and Archeological Studies for Gawdat Gabra

17.0 x 24.0 cm, 176 p., hardback
59,00 €

This tribute by a baker’s dozen of women to the esteemed Coptologist Gawdat Gabra comprises articles dealing with subjects reflecting his scholarly interests in the art and...

Linscheid, Petra

Frühbyzantinische textile Kopfbedeckungen

Typologie, Verbreitung, Chronologie und soziologischer Kontext nach Originalfunden

17.0 x 24.0 cm, 368 p., hardback
128,00 €

The analysis of archaeological textiles in order to write their ancient cultural history is still in its infancy. This study contributes to this process by cataloging more than...

Hayduk, Hanna Sofia

Rechtsidee und Bild

Zur Funktion und Ikonografie der Bilder in Rechtsbüchern vom 9. bis zum 16. Jahrhundert

17.0 x 24.0 cm, 372 p., hardback
68,00 €

This volume offers the first comprehensive examination of illustrations in German legal manuscripts dating from the earliest such works (9th century) to printed books of the 16th...

Gesammelt und bearbeitet von Ramona Epp

Die Inschriften des Landkreises Passau I

Die ehemaligen Bezirksämter Passau und Wegscheid

19.0 x 27.0 cm, 372 p., hard cover with dust jacket
59,00 €

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Der Band umfasst 185 Editionen der Inschriften des Landkreises Passau, die sich in den ehemaligen Bezirksämtern...

Series: Die Deutschen Inschriften Volume: 80
Subseries: Münchener Reihe Volume: 14
Gesammelt und bearbeitet von Ingo Seufert auf der Grundlage von Vorarbeiten von Sabine Ryue unter redaktioneller Mitarbeit von Ramona Epp und Christine Steininger. Mit Beiträgen von Sigmund Benker, Franz-Albrecht Bornschlegel und Ramona Epp

Die Inschriften der Stadt Freising

19.0 x 27.0 cm, 763 p., hard cover with dust jacket
98,00 €

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Das der ehemals fürstbischöflichen Residenzstadt Freising verliehene Attribut einer „geistlichen Stadt“ spiegelt...

Series: Die Deutschen Inschriften Volume: 69
Subseries: Münchener Reihe Volume: 12
Rainer, Thomas

Das Buch und die vier Ecken der Welt

Von der Hülle der Thorarolle zum Deckel des Evangeliencodex

22.5 x 31.5 cm, 356 p., hardback
98,00 €

Starting with a detailed iconographic analysis of the four angles (gammadia) placed in the four corners of the book covers gifted by the Lombard queen Theodelinda to the basilica...

Kalinowski, Anja

Frühchristliche Reliquiare im Kontext von Kultstrategien, Heilserwartung und sozialer Selbstdarstellung

17.0 x 24.0 cm, 352 p., hardback
59,00 €

This study for the first time provides a comprehensive analysis of early Christian reliquaries in the context of their meaning and various uses. Taking into account all documented...

Herausgegeben von Edith Feistner unter redaktioneller Mitarbeit von Nina Prifling

Jahrbuch der Oswald von Wolkenstein-Gesellschaft

Band 18 (2010/2011): Konrad von Megenberg (1309 bis 1374): Ein spätmittelalterlicher »Enzyklopädist« im europäischen Kontext

14.8 x 21.0 cm, 416 p., hardback
69,00 €

This proceedings places Konrad von Megenberg (1309-1374) squarely at the focal point of European cataloging. It combines contributions from Megenberg followers from different...

Speidel, Michael P.; Fukushima, Tomoko

Dawn of Japan

Emperor Jimmu with his Gods and Warriors on Third-Century Bronze Mirrors

19.0 x 29.0 cm, 152 p., hardback
59,00 €

In a richly illustrated study, the authors trace Jimmu Tenno, Japan’s legendary first emperor, on bronze mirrors of his own time.The mirrors, while steeped in mythology, tell the...

Törne, Anna Elin von

Stadtbelagerung in der Spätantike – das Berliner Holzrelief

17.0 x 24.0 cm, 288 p., hardback
68,00 €

Since the first publication about it in 1901, this unique wooden relief has been attributed to the Coptic maker because it was discovered in Egypt. The precise meaning of its...

Spier, Jeffrey

Treasures of the Ferrell Collection

24.0 x 31.0 cm, 340 p., hard cover with dust jacket
98,00 €

James Ferrell has collected Greek and Roman antiquities for many years to satisfy his life-long interest in ancient history. His collection is particularly important for its...

Ewert (†), Christian

Die Dekorelemente der Elfenbeinskulpturen des Kalifats von Córdoba (Mitte 10. bis Anfang 11. Jahrhundert)

22.0 x 31.5 cm, 170 p., cloth
88,00 €

The life work of the architect and art historian Christian Ewert was the investigation and analysis of west Islamic architectural adornment, from its flowering in the 10th Century...

Series: Madrider Beiträge Volume: 31