The Armenian Gospels of Gladzor : the life of Christ illuminated (Book, 2001) [WorldCat.org]
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The Armenian Gospels of Gladzor : the life of Christ illuminated

Author: Thomas F Mathews; Alice Taylor; J. Paul Getty Museum.
Publisher: Los Angeles : J. Paul Getty Museum, ©2001.
Edition/Format:   Print book : EnglishView all editions and formats
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"The book known as the Gladzor Gospels is a masterpiece of fourteenth-century Armenian art. Now at the Charles E. Young Research Library at the University of California, Los Angeles, it is one of the great Armenian manuscripts in an American collection." "Written and decorated in about 1300 by learned monks in the Armenian province of Siunik', the Gospel book offers significant insight into Armenian religious  Read more...
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Genre/Form: exhibition catalogs
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Additional Physical Format: Online version:
Mathews, Thomas F.
Armenian Gospels of Gladzor.
Los Angeles : J. Paul Getty Museum, ©2001
(OCoLC)606611088
Material Type: Internet resource
Document Type: Book, Internet Resource
All Authors / Contributors: Thomas F Mathews; Alice Taylor; J. Paul Getty Museum.
ISBN: 0892366265 9780892366262 0892366273 9780892366279
OCLC Number: 45418891
Notes: Exhibition of UCLA's Armenian Gospel Book, known as the Gladzor Gospels presented at J. Paul Getty Museum.
Description: 1 volume (unpaged) : color illustrations, map ; 28 cm
Contents: Foreword / Deborah Gribbon --
Preface / Thomas Kren --
Making an Illuminated Manuscript --
Armenia under the Mongols --
The Life of Christ in Miniature.
Responsibility: Thomas F. Mathews and Alice Taylor.
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This text discusses a 14th-century Armenian manuscript, introducing its illuminators and examining its place in Western European, Byzantine and Islamic artistic traditions. The volume reproduces 60  Read more...

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