Sam Fogg

Art of the Armenians

52 pages, paperback, 300 x 240 mm, 43 colour illustrations
PRICE: £15.00
ISBN: 978 0 953942 28 2

 

On the far Eastern edge of the Christian world – often isolated or overwhelmed by Christian cultures – the Armenians have produced a distinctive artistic tradition. The collection assembled here opens with the objects from the great medieval periods in Greater Armenia and the Kingdom of Cilicia. Later centuries are represented by paintings and books created in communities dominated by other cultures or far from the homeland, like the series of manuscripts here from Constantinople. Read more


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