The Resource Christian iconography; : the history of Christian art in the Middle Ages., Translated from the French by E.J. Millington

Christian iconography; : the history of Christian art in the Middle Ages., Translated from the French by E.J. Millington

Label
Christian iconography; : the history of Christian art in the Middle Ages.
Title
Christian iconography;
Title remainder
the history of Christian art in the Middle Ages.
Statement of responsibility
Translated from the French by E.J. Millington
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
  • eng
  • fre
  • eng
Member of
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
1806-1867
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Didron, Adolphe Napoléon
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
no index present
LC call number
N7832
LC item number
.D4913 1965
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Christian art and symbolism
  • Art, Medieval
  • God (Christianity)
  • Art, Medieval
  • Christian art and symbolism
  • God (Christianity)
Label
Christian iconography; : the history of Christian art in the Middle Ages., Translated from the French by E.J. Millington
Instantiates
Publication
Note
  • Reprint of first ed., 1851-1886
  • Vol. 2 completed with additions and appendices by Margaret Stokes
Bibliography note
Bibliographical footnotes
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
  • Volume 1 : Part I -- Nimbus, or glory : Definition of the nimbus -- Form of the nimbus -- On the application of the nimbus -- The nimbus of God -- The nimbus of angels and saints -- Nimbus of persons living -- The nimbus of allegorical beings -- Signification of the nimbus -- History of the nimbus -- The aureole -- The application of the aureole -- The history of the aureole -- The glory -- The nature of the glory -- Of the glory: its origin and native country -- The character of the glory -- On the colour of the aureole -- Part II -- The history of God : God the Father -- Portraits of God the Father -- Characteristic attributes of God the Father -- God the Son -- History of the portraits of God the Son -- Archæological signs, characteristic of our Saviour -- The triumph of Christ -- Jesus Christ as a lamb -- Jesus, as the Good Shepherd -- Jesus, figured by the fish -- The cross, a symbol of Christ -- The varieties of the cross -- The sign of the cross -- The triumph of the cross -- History of the Holy Ghost -- Definition of the Holy Ghost -- Worship of the Holy Ghost -- Manifestations of the Holy Ghost -- The Holy Spirit as a dove -- The colour of the Holy Ghost represented as a dove -- The Holy Ghost as a man -- Qualities peculiar to the Holy Ghost -- Chronological iconography of the Holy Ghost -- The attributes of the Holy Ghost -- Heresies against the Holy Ghost
  • Volume 2 : The Trinity : History of the doctrine of the Trinity ; Definition of the divine persons ; Manifestations of the Trinity ; Worship of the Trinity ; Chronological iconography of the Trinity ; Attributes of the Trinity -- Iconography of angels -- Iconography of devils -- Iconography of death -- Iconography of the soul -- Iconography of the Christian scheme -- Mythological legends in the speculum humanæ salvationis -- Influence of the drama on iconography -- Medieval art and the antique -- Appendix 1: additional notes -- Appendix II: 'Byzantine Guide to Painting' -- Appendix III: Text of the Biblia Pauperum -- Descriptive list of illustrations in vols. I and II
Dimensions
22 cm
Extent
2 volumes
Lccn
65023577
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
  • (OCoLC)00192994
  • (OCoLC)ocm00192994
Label
Christian iconography; : the history of Christian art in the Middle Ages., Translated from the French by E.J. Millington
Publication
Note
  • Reprint of first ed., 1851-1886
  • Vol. 2 completed with additions and appendices by Margaret Stokes
Bibliography note
Bibliographical footnotes
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
  • Volume 1 : Part I -- Nimbus, or glory : Definition of the nimbus -- Form of the nimbus -- On the application of the nimbus -- The nimbus of God -- The nimbus of angels and saints -- Nimbus of persons living -- The nimbus of allegorical beings -- Signification of the nimbus -- History of the nimbus -- The aureole -- The application of the aureole -- The history of the aureole -- The glory -- The nature of the glory -- Of the glory: its origin and native country -- The character of the glory -- On the colour of the aureole -- Part II -- The history of God : God the Father -- Portraits of God the Father -- Characteristic attributes of God the Father -- God the Son -- History of the portraits of God the Son -- Archæological signs, characteristic of our Saviour -- The triumph of Christ -- Jesus Christ as a lamb -- Jesus, as the Good Shepherd -- Jesus, figured by the fish -- The cross, a symbol of Christ -- The varieties of the cross -- The sign of the cross -- The triumph of the cross -- History of the Holy Ghost -- Definition of the Holy Ghost -- Worship of the Holy Ghost -- Manifestations of the Holy Ghost -- The Holy Spirit as a dove -- The colour of the Holy Ghost represented as a dove -- The Holy Ghost as a man -- Qualities peculiar to the Holy Ghost -- Chronological iconography of the Holy Ghost -- The attributes of the Holy Ghost -- Heresies against the Holy Ghost
  • Volume 2 : The Trinity : History of the doctrine of the Trinity ; Definition of the divine persons ; Manifestations of the Trinity ; Worship of the Trinity ; Chronological iconography of the Trinity ; Attributes of the Trinity -- Iconography of angels -- Iconography of devils -- Iconography of death -- Iconography of the soul -- Iconography of the Christian scheme -- Mythological legends in the speculum humanæ salvationis -- Influence of the drama on iconography -- Medieval art and the antique -- Appendix 1: additional notes -- Appendix II: 'Byzantine Guide to Painting' -- Appendix III: Text of the Biblia Pauperum -- Descriptive list of illustrations in vols. I and II
Dimensions
22 cm
Extent
2 volumes
Lccn
65023577
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
  • (OCoLC)00192994
  • (OCoLC)ocm00192994

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