The Resource The sensual icon : space, ritual, and the senses in Byzantium, Bissera Pentcheva

The sensual icon : space, ritual, and the senses in Byzantium, Bissera Pentcheva

Label
The sensual icon : space, ritual, and the senses in Byzantium
Title
The sensual icon
Title remainder
space, ritual, and the senses in Byzantium
Statement of responsibility
Bissera Pentcheva
Title variation
Ritual, space, and the senses in Byzantium
Creator
Author
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
"Explores the Byzantine aesthetic of fugitive appearances by placing and filming art objects in spaces of changing light, and by uncovering the shifting appearances expressed in poetry, descriptions of art, and liturgical performance"--Provided by publisher
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Pentcheva, Bissera V
Government publication
government publication of a state province territory dependency etc
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
LC call number
NK8436
LC item number
.P46 2010
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Metal icons
  • Icons, Byzantine
  • Icons
  • Icons, Byzantine
  • Icons
  • Metal icons
  • Iconen (schilderkunst)
  • Het Heilige
  • Edelsmeedkunst
  • Byzantijnse kunst
  • Byzantine Empire
Label
The sensual icon : space, ritual, and the senses in Byzantium, Bissera Pentcheva
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Imprinted images : eulogiai, magic, and incense -- Icons of sound : Hagia Sophia and the Byzantine choros -- Eeikon and identity : the rise of the relief icon in iconophile thought -- The imprint of life : enamel in Byzantium -- Transformative vision : allegory, poikilia, and pathema -- The icon's circular poetics : the charis of choros -- Inspirited icons, animated statues, and Komnenian iconoclasm -- Epilogue: the future of the past -- Appendix 1. The icons in the monastic inventories of the eleventh and twelfth centuries -- Appendix 2. Byzantine enamel icons and the West, eleventh-twelfth centuries
Dimensions
26 cm
Extent
xiv, 327 pages
Isbn
9780271035840
Isbn Type
(cloth : alk. paper)
Lccn
2009038233
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
illustrations (chiefly color)
System control number
  • (OCoLC)438054811
  • (OCoLC)ocn438054811
Label
The sensual icon : space, ritual, and the senses in Byzantium, Bissera Pentcheva
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Imprinted images : eulogiai, magic, and incense -- Icons of sound : Hagia Sophia and the Byzantine choros -- Eeikon and identity : the rise of the relief icon in iconophile thought -- The imprint of life : enamel in Byzantium -- Transformative vision : allegory, poikilia, and pathema -- The icon's circular poetics : the charis of choros -- Inspirited icons, animated statues, and Komnenian iconoclasm -- Epilogue: the future of the past -- Appendix 1. The icons in the monastic inventories of the eleventh and twelfth centuries -- Appendix 2. Byzantine enamel icons and the West, eleventh-twelfth centuries
Dimensions
26 cm
Extent
xiv, 327 pages
Isbn
9780271035840
Isbn Type
(cloth : alk. paper)
Lccn
2009038233
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
illustrations (chiefly color)
System control number
  • (OCoLC)438054811
  • (OCoLC)ocn438054811

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