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Title Treasures in heaven : Armenian art, religion, and society.

Imprint New York : Pierpont Morgan Library ; Seattle : Distributed by University of Washington Press, c1998.


Location Call No. Status
 GDL Brand Library Non-Fiction    745.67 TRE    Available
Description 175 p. : ill. ; 28 cm.
Note "Papers delivered at the Pierpont Morgan Library at a symposium organized by Thomas F. Mathews and Roger S. Wieck, 21-22 May 1994."
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references.
Contents The Armenian Church between Byzantium and the East / Nina G. Garsoïan -- The Armenian liturgy: its origins and characteristics / Robert F. Taft -- Clergy and laity in medieval Armenia / Krikor H. Maksoudian -- Armenian society in the Bagratid period / Robert H. Hewsen -- Armenian society in seventeenth-century Iran / Vazken Ghougassian -- Merchant capital and knowledge: the financing of early printing presses by the Eurasian silk trade of New Julfa / Ina Baghdiantz McCabe -- Icon-tact: Byzantium and the art of Cilician Armenia / Annemarie Weyl Carr -- Armenian art looks west: Tʻoros Ṛoslin's Zēytʻun Gospels / Helen C. Evans -- Armenian and Islamic manuscript painting: a visual dialogue / Priscilla P. Soucek -- Armenian art and Armenian identity / Alice Taylor -- Truth is what the eye can see: Armenian manuscripts and Armenian spirituality / James R. Russell -- The genius of the Armenian painter / Thomas F. Mathews.
Subject Armenian Church -- Congresses.
Illuminated manuscripts, Armenian -- Congresses.
Illuminated manuscripts, Armenian -- Foreign influences -- Congresses.
Illuminated books and manuscripts, Armenian -- Catalogs.
Armenia -- Civilization -- Congresses.
Added Author Mathews, Thomas F.
Wieck, Roger S.
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ISBN 0875981208 (pbk.) : $35.00

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