EARLY CHRISTIAN & BYZANTINE ART

Early Christian Art - Byzantine Art- Reference - Byzantine Art - Texts

Library Holdings


EARLY CHRISTIAN ART

Early Christian Symbols

Christian Symbols and Christian Glossary

Early Christian Art Images
From the University of Oklahoma.

The Christian Catacombs of Rome
History, description and images.

Early Christian Art and Architecture
Images and captions from AICT (Art Images for College Teaching).

The Early Christian Monuments of Ravenna
Descriptions, maps and images from the UNESCO website.

BYZANTINE ART

Reference

The page of Internet resources to Byzantium compiled by the University of Fordham provides a large selections of sources on Byzantine history and culture as well as an extensive section of links. 

Icons Explained
Guide to internet sources on Byzantine icons, frescoes and mosaics.

Icon Painting
Extensive image collection, with explanations of artists, schools and iconography.

The Glory of Byzantium
Website of the exhibition at the Metropolitan Museum of Art.

History of Byzantine Architecture
Page of links.

Russian Architecture
These sites contain the photographs and texts of William Craft Brumfield, Professor of Slavic Studies at Tulane University, on the architecture of the the Russian north, the Urals, and Siberia.

Texts

Dumbarton Oaks Electronic Texts

Byzantine Paleography

Centre for Textual Studies