The glory of Byzantium : art and culture of the Middle Byzantine era, A.D. 843-1261 / edited by Helen C. Evans and William D. Wixom.

Title: 
The glory of Byzantium : art and culture of the Middle Byzantine era, A.D. 843-1261 / edited by Helen C. Evans and William D. Wixom.
Publisher: 
New York : Metropolitan Museum of Art : Distributed by H.N. Abrams, c1997.
Description: 
xxvii, 574 p. : ill. (some col.), map ; 32 cm.
Other Authors: 
Evans, Helen C.
Wixom, William D.
Metropolitan Museum of Art (New York, N.Y.)
Format of Material: 
Books
Bib ID: 
58971
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Location: 
Stacks
Call Number: 
N6250.G56
Notes: 
Catalogue of exhibit held at the Metropolitan Museum of Art, New York from Mar. 11-July 6, 1997.
Includes bibliographical references (p. 522-559) and index.
Includes mosaics and stained glass (see index); gold glass: p.286.
Contents: 
Byzantine society and civilization / Speros P. Vryonis, Jr. --
Religious organization and church architecture / Thomas F. Mathews --
Manuscripts / Jeffrey C. Anderson --
Popular imagery / Annemarie Weyl Carr --
Images of the court / Henry Maguire --
Secular architecture / Robert G. Ousterhout --
Luxury objects / Ioli Kalavrezou --
Ceramic arts of everyday life / Eunice Dauterman Maguire --
Christian neighbors / Helen C. Evans --
Kievan Rus' / Olenka Z. Pevny --
The Bulgarians / Joseph D. Alchermes --
The Georgians / S. Peter Cowe --
The Armenians / Helen C. Evans --
Christians in the Islamic East / Thelma K. Thomas --
Crusader art / Jaroslav Folda --
Byzantium and the Islamic East / Priscilla Soucek --
Byzantine art and the Latin West / William D. Wixom.
ISBN: 
0870997777 (hc)
0870997785 (pbk.)
0810965070 (Abrams)