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Treasures From the Ark [electronic resource]: 1700 Years of Armenian Christian Art

Vrej Nersessian
Format
EBook; Book; Online
Published
Los Angeles, Calif. : J. Paul Getty Museum, c2001.
Language
English
Variant Title
1700 years of Christian Armenian art
Series
Getty Publications virtual library
ISBN
0892366397, 9780892366392
Access Restriction
Unrestricted online access
Contents
Machine generated contents note: Message from His Holiness Garegin II Message from the Archbishop of Canterbury Acknowledgements Introduction by Professor Robin Cormack Chapter One : The Conversion of Armenia to Christianity The Land The Spread of Christianity in Armenia The Date of Armenia's Conversion to Christianity Apostolicity and Christian Missions Monasticism and the Role of the Armenian Monasteries in Armenian Christianity Chapter Two : The Christological Position of the Armenian Church The Council of Chalcedon The Armenian Church and the Council of Chalcedon Chapter Three : The Armenian Church within Christendom Armenian-Byzantine Church Relations Armenian-Byzantine Church Relations at the Time of the Armenian Cilician Kingdom The Armenian Church and the Papacy at the Time of the Armenian Cilician Kingdom The Armenian Church in Contemporary Times Chapter Four : Sacred Art in Theology and Worship The Holy Scriptures The Theology of Armenian Christian Art Portraits The Canon Tables: Theology of Colour and Ornamentation The Nature of Image Veneration in Armenia Notes Catalogue Sculpture Metalworks Textiles Carved Wood Ceramics Firmans Manuscripts Bibliography Exhibition Catalogues Lenders to the Exhibition Index.
Description
1 online resource (240 p.) : ill. (some col.), maps (some col.), ports. (some col.), facsims.
Notes
  • "Published on the occasion of the exhibition ... at the British Library, 2 Mar.-28 May 2001"--T.p. verso.
  • Includes bibliographical references (p. 228-233) and index.
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Electronic reproduction. Los Angeles, CA : Getty Publications, 2013. (Getty Publications virtual library)
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