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L’arte armena e oltre. Nuovi contributi

Studies in Armenian and Eastern Christian Art 2022

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Aldo Ferrari    Università Ca’ Foscari Venezia, Italia    

Stefano Riccioni    Università Ca’ Foscari Venezia, Italia    

Marco Ruffilli    Université de Genève, Suisse    

Beatrice Spampinato    Università Ca’ Foscari Venezia, Italia    

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abstract

The volume introduces the papers presented at the Ninth Seminar on Armenian and Christian Eastern Art of the Ca’ Foscari University of Venice. These studies provide a broad overview of the art of the South Caucasus and beyond; from Christian Art (the furnishings of the Basilica of the Nativity; the so-called crosses of St. Thomas; the illustrations of the apocryphal Gospels in Armenian manuscripts of the Vaspurakan School) to the transmigration of iconographic and symbolic themes between Persia and Armenia, to the travel narrative (Itinerarium) of Friar William Rubruk, to the Iron Age archaeological site of Taštepe (Iran), and concluding with the different architectural phases of the House of Creativity on Lake Sevan during the Soviet period. The volume restores the richness of themes and possible research perspectives in Eastern Christian Art, highlighting the important role of inscriptions as a possible leading thread.

Published
July 28, 2023
Language
EN, IT
ISBN (EBOOK)
978-88-6969-694-7
Copyright: © 2023 Aldo Ferrari, Stefano Riccioni, Marco Ruffilli, Beatrice Spampinato. This is an open-access work distributed under the terms of the Creative Commons Attribution License (CC BY). The use, distribution or reproduction is permitted, provided that the original author(s) and the copyright owner(s) are credited and that the original publication is cited, in accordance with accepted academic practice. The license allows for commercial use. No use, distribution or reproduction is permitted which does not comply with these terms.

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Le tante vie dell’arte armena e dell’Oriente cristiano
Stefano Riccioni   
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Behrouz Khanmohammadi    Vitolo Priscilla    Roberto Dan   
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Un esempio di architettura armena tra eredità e progresso
Chiara Simoncini   
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