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Sacred Shock

Framing Visual Experience in Byzantium

by Glenn Peers

  • 330 Want to read
  • 26 Currently reading

Published by Pennsylvania State University Press .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Byzantine art,
  • Religious subjects depicted in art,
  • History - Medieval,
  • Subjects & Themes - Religious,
  • History - General,
  • Medieval,
  • Art,
  • Art & Art Instruction,
  • Art, Byzantine,
  • Borders, Ornamental (Decorativ,
  • Byzantine Empire,
  • Christian art and symbolism,
  • Composition (Art)

  • The Physical Object
    FormatHardcover
    Number of Pages188
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL9862105M
    ISBN 100271024704
    ISBN 109780271024707

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