EARLY CHRISTIAN & BYZANTINE ART

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

Library Holdings


EARLY CHRISTIAN ART

Early Christian Symbols

Early Christian Art Images
From the University of Oklahoma.

The Christian Catacombs of Rome
History, description and images.

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.

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

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.

Database of Byzantine and Roman wall mosaics

Developed at the University of Sussex.

All that glitters is gold

Lecture on Byzantine Art by Professor Liz James from Sussex University

 

 

Texts

Byzantine Paleography

Centre for Textual Studies