Monastic visions : wall paintings in the Monastery of st. Antony at the Sea Red (Book, 2002) [WorldCat.org]
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Monastic visions : wall paintings in the Monastery of st. Antony at the Sea Red

Author: Elizabeth S Bolman; Patrick Godeau
Publisher: New Haven ; London : Yale University Press, copyr. 2002.
Edition/Format:   Print book : English
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An ancient church in the Coptic Monastery of St Antony at the Red Sea contains a unique cycle of 13th-century wall paintings. Reproducing the cleaned paintings, this volume describes and analyzes  Read more...

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Genre/Form: Art
Named Person: Antonio, Abate santo; Anthony, of Egypt Saint; Anthony, of Egypt Saint
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Elizabeth S Bolman; Patrick Godeau
ISBN: 0300092245 9780300092240
OCLC Number: 878540654
Description: XXVII, 307 p. : in gran parte ill. ; 31 cm
Responsibility: edited by Elizabeth S. Bolman ; photography by Patrick Godeau.

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"Bolman makes the arcane accessible and the spiritual meaningful. This is how art history, usually seen as an elitist activity, should be written up in a democratic society." Anthony Cutler, Penn Read more...

 
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