Metamorphosis: the transfiguration in Byzantine theology and iconography

The theology of the Transfiguration -- The iconography of the Transfiguration -- Elements of the Transfiguration -- Pre-Sinaitic Transfiguration types -- Saint Apollinaris in Classe -- St. Catherine Monastery on Mount Sinai -- Cosmic transfiguration -- The representation of the Apostles -- The Trans...

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Main Author: Andreopoulos, Andreas 1966-
Format: Print Book
Language:English
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Published: Crestwood, NY St. Vladimir's Seminary Press 2005
Standardized Subjects / Keyword chains:B Jesus Christus / Metamorphosis / Iconography / Byzantine Empire / Orthodox Church
Further subjects:B Christian art and symbolism Byzantine Empire
B Orthodox Eastern Church In art
B Jesus Christ
B Image Theology
B Bible N.T Theology
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Summary:The theology of the Transfiguration -- The iconography of the Transfiguration -- Elements of the Transfiguration -- Pre-Sinaitic Transfiguration types -- Saint Apollinaris in Classe -- St. Catherine Monastery on Mount Sinai -- Cosmic transfiguration -- The representation of the Apostles -- The Transfiguration and the icon of the Resurrection -- The lost mosaic -- The ascent of the oval mandorla -- The Mountain of Ascent -- Influences of Hesychasm -- The Slavic world.
Item Description:Includes bibliographical references and index
ISBN:0881412953