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7 terms
Byzantine Art
Anthemius of Tralles and Isidorus of M…
San Vitale, 526 - 547
Justinian, Bishop Maximianus, and atte…
Virgin (Theotokos) and Child between S…
Anthemius of Tralles and Isidorus of M…
San Vitale, 526 - 547
11 terms
Byzantine Art Terms
Altarpiece
Cathedral
Codex
Curvilinear
A piece of artwork which is placed above and either on or beh…
The principal church of a diocese, which contains the cathedr…
A manuscript book, its text handwritten on a number of separa…
Formed or characterized by curving lines
Altarpiece
A piece of artwork which is placed above and either on or beh…
Cathedral
The principal church of a diocese, which contains the cathedr…
Byzantine Art
Axial Plan
Cathedral
Central Plan
Chalice
a church with a long nave whose focus is the apse, so named b…
the principal church of a diocese, where a bishop sits
a building having a circular plan with the altar in the middle
a cup containing wine used in a Christian ceremony
Axial Plan
a church with a long nave whose focus is the apse, so named b…
Cathedral
the principal church of a diocese, where a bishop sits
9 terms
Byzantine Art
Anthemius of Tralles and Isidorus of M…
Plan, San Vitale, Ravenna, Italy.
Christ Between Angels and Saints, San…
Interior, San Vitale, Ravenna, Italy
Anthemius of Tralles and Isidorus of M…
Plan, San Vitale, Ravenna, Italy.
38 terms
Byzantine Art
Hagia Sophia (exterior)
San Vitale (exterior)
Justinian and Attendants
Theodora and Attendants
Constantinople (Istanbul).... Anthemius of Tralles & Isidorus of…
Ravenna, Italy... Early Byzantine Europe... C. 526-547 C.E.... Brick,…
San Vitale (panel)... Ravenna, Italy... Early Byzantine Europe... C. 5…
San Vitale(panel)... Ravenna, Italy... Early Byzantine Europe... C. 52…
Hagia Sophia (exterior)
Constantinople (Istanbul).... Anthemius of Tralles & Isidorus of…
San Vitale (exterior)
Ravenna, Italy... Early Byzantine Europe... C. 526-547 C.E.... Brick,…
28 terms
Byzantine and Islamic Art Terms
Cathedral
chalice
codex
cornice
the principal church of a diocese, where a bishop sits
a cup containing wine (used during christian service)
a munuscript book
a projecting ledge over a wall
Cathedral
the principal church of a diocese, where a bishop sits
chalice
a cup containing wine (used during christian service)
Byzantine: Art
ANTHEMIUS OF TRALLES & ISIDORUS OF MIL…
utilization of pendentives & squinches
Theotokos
Pantokrater
baby Jesus sittin on his mama's lap like a throne
"God is the creator of everything"
ANTHEMIUS OF TRALLES & ISIDORUS OF MIL…
utilization of pendentives & squinches
18 terms
Byzantine Art
Byzantine Architecture
Hagia Sophia... 6th cent ... Istanbul
Hagia Sophia
San Vitale ... 6th cent... Italy
- invention of pendentive... - middle and late byzantine archite…
Byzantine Architecture
- invention of pendentive... - middle and late byzantine archite…
Hagia Sophia... 6th cent ... Istanbul
(-)Byzantine Art Terms
Christianity
Constantinople
Byzantine churches
St. Sophia
challenged social codes and attitudes and Greco-Roman art
as a kind of fantastic Eldorado, capital of the Christian emp…
their original decoration survive
you can stand in the great interior created in the sixth cent…
Christianity
challenged social codes and attitudes and Greco-Roman art
Constantinople
as a kind of fantastic Eldorado, capital of the Christian emp…
61 terms
Byzantine Art
As evidenced in the church of Hagia So…
How is the presence of God indicated i…
What distinguishes a codex from a scro…
Although unusual in its complicated de…
concave, spherical triangles called pendetives, differing fro…
as a hand reaching down from the heavens
individual pages were bound together
a martyrium
As evidenced in the church of Hagia So…
concave, spherical triangles called pendetives, differing fro…
How is the presence of God indicated i…
as a hand reaching down from the heavens
16 terms
Key Terms for Byzantine Art
Byzantium
Constantinople
Justinian
Theodora
the eastern portion of the Roman empire; lasted 1000 years af…
A large and wealthy city that was the imperial capital of the…
Byzantine emperor in the 6th century A.D. who reconquered muc…
the wife of Justinian, she helped to improve the status of wo…
Byzantium
the eastern portion of the Roman empire; lasted 1000 years af…
Constantinople
A large and wealthy city that was the imperial capital of the…
Byzantine Art
Church of Hagia Sophia - Constantinople
Church of San Vitale - Ravenna, Italy
Emperor Justinian and Attendants, Chur…
Theodora and Attendants, Church of San…
Church of Hagia Sophia - Constantinople
Church of San Vitale - Ravenna, Italy
Byzantine Art
The Late Roman and Byzantine World
Reconstruction and Cutaway Drawing of…
Church of San Vitale
Christ Enthroned, Flanked By Angels, S…
Map
c. 500
View into the sanctuary toward the northeast. c. 500
Church of San Vitale, Ravenna. c. 500. Mosaic.
The Late Roman and Byzantine World
Map
Reconstruction and Cutaway Drawing of…
c. 500
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Early Christian and Byzantine Art Terms
Edict of Milan, 313
Jesus of Nazareth
Monotheism
Nave
a proclamation that permanently established religious tolerat…
is the central figure of Christianity, whom the teachings of…
the doctrine or belief that there is only one God.
the central part of a church building, intended to accommodat…
Edict of Milan, 313
a proclamation that permanently established religious tolerat…
Jesus of Nazareth
is the central figure of Christianity, whom the teachings of…
18 terms
Early Christian and Byzantine Art Terms
Catacomb
syncretism
basilica
cross plan
- Underground burial places... - Only sizable body of Early Chri…
- merging different religions, cultures, or schools of though…
- Roman Catholic or Greek Orthodox church given special title…
Catacomb
- Underground burial places... - Only sizable body of Early Chri…
syncretism
- merging different religions, cultures, or schools of though…
Byzantine Art
Early Byzantine Art
Plan of San Vitale
Emperor Justinian and His Attendants
Empress Theodora and Her Attendants
ca 500 AD
Plans of a church, Justinian made these plans, LOT'S OF GOLD…
Christ the Center of everything, emperor is in the middle, tr…
Same symbols as the one with Justinian, biblical imagery with…
Early Byzantine Art
ca 500 AD
Plan of San Vitale
Plans of a church, Justinian made these plans, LOT'S OF GOLD…
26 terms
Byzantine Art
Sculpture
Turks finally conquered Constantinople
Proto-byzantine period
Justinian reached new power and stabil…
Was ... for the interior of the churches
1453
330 AD-726 AD
golden age of byzantine
Sculpture
Was ... for the interior of the churches
Turks finally conquered Constantinople
1453
Byzantine Art
Catacomb of Priscilla
Santa Sabina
Rebecca and Eliezer at the Well and Ja…
San Vitale
Rome, Italy; Late Antique Europe; Excavated tufa and fresco
Rome, Italy; Late Antique Europe; Brick and stone, wooden roof
Syria; Early Byzantine Europe; illuminated manuscript (temper…
Ravenna Italy; Early Byzantine Europe; Brick, marble, and sto…
Catacomb of Priscilla
Rome, Italy; Late Antique Europe; Excavated tufa and fresco
Santa Sabina
Rome, Italy; Late Antique Europe; Brick and stone, wooden roof
Byzantine Art
tesserae
pendentives
peirs
icons
brightly colored glass pressed into wet plaster
four concave spherical triangles
supports for the pendentives
religious images
tesserae
brightly colored glass pressed into wet plaster
pendentives
four concave spherical triangles
11 terms
Byzantine Art
pendentive
squinch
liturgy
icon
constructive device permitting the placing of a circular dome…
an architectural device used as a transition from a square to…
the official ritual of public worship
a person or thing regarded as a representative symbol of some…
pendentive
constructive device permitting the placing of a circular dome…
squinch
an architectural device used as a transition from a square to…
32 terms
Byzantine Art
Justinian as World Conqueror; Early By…
Saint Michael the Archangel; Early Byz…
ANTHEMIUS OF TRALLES & ISIDORUS OF MIL…
ANTHEMIUS OF TRALLES & ISIDORUS OF MIL…
Justinian as World Conqueror; Early By…
Saint Michael the Archangel; Early Byz…
Byzantine Art
Church of San Vitale
Church of San Vitale Interior
Court of Justinian
Court of Theodora
(Ravenna, Italy) 600 AD
(Ravenna, Italy) 600 AD
(San Vitale)
(San Vitale)
Church of San Vitale
(Ravenna, Italy) 600 AD
Church of San Vitale Interior
(Ravenna, Italy) 600 AD
11 terms
Byzantine Art
Mosaics
Iconoclasm
Central-dome Church
Pendentives
The art of creating images with an assemblage of small pieces…
A belief that the practice of worshiping and honoring objects…
One of the concave triangles that achieves the transition fro…
Mosaics
The art of creating images with an assemblage of small pieces…
Iconoclasm
A belief that the practice of worshiping and honoring objects…
40 terms
Byzantine Art
Early Byzantine
Iconoclasm
Middle/High Byzantine
Late Byzantine
500-726
726-843
843-1204
1204-1453
Early Byzantine
500-726
Iconoclasm
726-843
Byzantine Art
Early Christian
Imperial Christian
Early Byzantine
Middle Byzantine
3rd-4th C
4th-5th C
4th-8th C
9th-13th C
Early Christian
3rd-4th C
Imperial Christian
4th-5th C
20 terms
Byzantine Art
Anthemius of Tralles and Isidorus of M…
San Vitale, 526-547, Ravenna, Italy
Monastery Churches, tenth to eleventh…
Saint Mark's Cathedral, 1063 and ff. V…
-Combination of centrally planned and axially planned church…
-Eight-sided church ... -Plain exterior except porch added later…
Exterior shows decorative placement of stonework and soft int…
-Five domes placed in a cross pattern... -Windows at base of dom…
Anthemius of Tralles and Isidorus of M…
-Combination of centrally planned and axially planned church…
San Vitale, 526-547, Ravenna, Italy
-Eight-sided church ... -Plain exterior except porch added later…
24 terms
Byzantine Art
Anthems and Isidorus, Hagia Sophia ("C…
Theotokos (Mary) Mosaic, Hagia Sofia... e…
Christ as Pantokrater ("Ruler of All")…
San Vitale, Ravenna, Italy, 547... Ravenn…
Anthems and Isidorus, Hagia Sophia ("C…
Theotokos (Mary) Mosaic, Hagia Sofia... e…
12 terms
Byzantine Art
Hagia Sophia Anthemius and Isidorus Ju…
San Vitale Justinian 6th century CE By…
Saint Mark's Cathedral 11th century CE…
Saint Basil's Cathedral Barma and Post…
Supported by Pendentives
Iconostasis, gold mosaics everywhere, St. Marks Relics
Hagia Sophia Anthemius and Isidorus Ju…
Supported by Pendentives
San Vitale Justinian 6th century CE By…
Byzantine Art
Justinian as World Conqueror... mid 6c CE…
Hagia Sophia, Constantinople... by Anthem…
San Vitale, Ravena... 526-546
Christ Blessing, Mount Sinai, 6c
mosaics
Justinian as World Conqueror... mid 6c CE…
Hagia Sophia, Constantinople... by Anthem…
33 terms
Byzantine Art
Periods of Byzantine Art
Byzantine
theocracy
Barberini Ivory
Early period (527-726): from the rule of Justinian to the ons…
Scholars refer to the history and culture of the surviving Ea…
Byzantine Empire is characterized as this. Byzantine emperors…
diptych leaf features Justinian on a rearing horse - a presen…
Periods of Byzantine Art
Early period (527-726): from the rule of Justinian to the ons…
Byzantine
Scholars refer to the history and culture of the surviving Ea…
Byzantine Art
iconostasis
icons
pendentives
piers
large screen of images that separated the nave from the sanct…
religious images
four concave spherical triangles that support the dome
support the pendentives
iconostasis
large screen of images that separated the nave from the sanct…
icons
religious images
Byzantine Art
Haiga Sophia
San Vitale
St Michael Ivory
Icon of Mary, Christ, Angels, and Saints
ruked from 527-565 ... lg church dedicated to wisdom (holy) ... not…
Justinean in center wearing a halo- "Christ-like" wearing pur…
2-2.5 ft tall... St Michael (major angel) depicted in realsm- dr…
"picture" purpose: communication/ meditative device, helps st…
Haiga Sophia
ruked from 527-565 ... lg church dedicated to wisdom (holy) ... not…
San Vitale
Justinean in center wearing a halo- "Christ-like" wearing pur…
Byzantine Art
Hagia Sophia
Theodora Mosaic
Justinian Mosaic
Constantine the Great
Most famous example of Byzantine architecture, it was built u…
A famous mosaic of the Byzantine empress in San Vitale Church…
A famous mosaic of the Byzantine emperor in San Vitale Church…
Roman ruler (312-37); moved the Roman imperial capital to Byz…
Hagia Sophia
Most famous example of Byzantine architecture, it was built u…
Theodora Mosaic
A famous mosaic of the Byzantine empress in San Vitale Church…
Byzantine Art
Hagia Sophia
San Vitale
Monastery Churches of Hosios Loukas
Saint Mark's Cathedral
Artist: Anthemius of Tralles and Isidorus of Miletus ... Date: 5…
Date: 526 - 547 ... Location: Ravenna, Italy... Eight sided church…
Date: tenth to eleventh centuries... Location: Hosios Loukas, Gr…
Date: 1063... Location: Venice, Italy ... Five domes in cross patt…
Hagia Sophia
Artist: Anthemius of Tralles and Isidorus of Miletus ... Date: 5…
San Vitale
Date: 526 - 547 ... Location: Ravenna, Italy... Eight sided church…
21 terms
Byzantine Art
Mosaic
tesserae
Icon
mandorla
made of tesserae
colored stained glass
panels
almond shaped halo of the divine
Mosaic
made of tesserae
tesserae
colored stained glass
15 terms
Byzantine Art
Byzantine Empire
Byzantine Art
Iconoclasm
Icons
as the western roman empire fell the eastern stayed strong an…
started after Justinian I
726-787 (and more), period in time when people went out of th…
sacred images representing sacred Christian things- like the…
Byzantine Empire
as the western roman empire fell the eastern stayed strong an…
Byzantine Art
started after Justinian I
Byzantine Art
Anthemius + Isidorus... Hagia Sophia... 532…
San Vitale... 526 - 547 CE (byzantine)... It…
Justinian and Attendants... 547 CE (byzan…
Theodora and Attendants... 547 CE (byzant…
Anthemius + Isidorus... Hagia Sophia... 532…
San Vitale... 526 - 547 CE (byzantine)... It…
10 terms
Byzantine Art
52. Hagia Sophia... Location: Constantino…
Interior of Hagia Sophia ... Constantinop…
Plan of Hagia Sophia ... Constantinople…
51a. San Vitale... Location: Ravenna, Ita…
Location: ... Artist:... Date:... Culture:... Period/Style:... Medium/Materi…
Location: ... Artist:... Date:... Culture:... Period/Style:... Medium/Materi…
52. Hagia Sophia... Location: Constantino…
Location: ... Artist:... Date:... Culture:... Period/Style:... Medium/Materi…
Interior of Hagia Sophia ... Constantinop…
Byzantine art
Hagia Sophia, Istanbul (Exterior)
Hagia Sophia, Istanbul (Interior)
Church of San Vitale, Ravenna (Exterior)
Church of San Vitale, Ravenna (Interior)
Hagia Sophia, Istanbul (Exterior)
Hagia Sophia, Istanbul (Interior)
11 terms
Byzantine Art
Pendentive
Squinch
Liturgy
Icon
a curved triangle of vaulting formed by in intersection of a…
a straight or ached structure across an interior angle of a s…
a form or formulary according to which oyblic religious worsh…
a person or thing regarded as a representative symbol of some…
Pendentive
a curved triangle of vaulting formed by in intersection of a…
Squinch
a straight or ached structure across an interior angle of a s…
8 terms
Byzantine Art
cathedral
codex
iconostasis
pantocrator
the principal church of a diocese, where a bishop sits
a manuscript book
a screen decorated with icons, which separates the apse from…
"ruler of the world"; a term that alludes to a figure of Chri…
cathedral
the principal church of a diocese, where a bishop sits
codex
a manuscript book
Byzantine Art
pendentives
rotulus
codex
miniatures
a concave, triangular piece of masonry (a triangular section…
a long manuscript scroll used in antiquity
separate pages of vellum or parchment bound together at one s…
a small picture illustrating a manuscript
pendentives
a concave, triangular piece of masonry (a triangular section…
rotulus
a long manuscript scroll used in antiquity
Byzantine Art
Architecture
How does BA distinguish from early per…
Sculpture
Hosios Lukas
Degree, domes, vaults and arches became primary aspects of co…
Highly stylized ornamentation and appearance of figures in pa…
Low relief ornamental sculpture. Tomb enclosure slabs decorat…
Architecture
Degree, domes, vaults and arches became primary aspects of co…
How does BA distinguish from early per…
Highly stylized ornamentation and appearance of figures in pa…
8 terms
Byzantine Art
See Book
Name: Hagia Sophia ... Artist: Anthemius…
Name: San Vitale... Materials: Brick, Mar…
Name: Justinian and Attendants... Materia…
Pendentives and Squinches
See Book
Pendentives and Squinches
Name: Hagia Sophia ... Artist: Anthemius…
Late Antique and Byzantine Art Terms
Middle Ages
Catacomb
Halo
St. Peter
Period of time in Europe when Christianity flourished and Chr…
An underground cemetery consisting of tunnels on different le…
A circle of light that surrounds and frames the heads of empe…
One of the twelve apostles. He was the founder of the Christi…
Middle Ages
Period of time in Europe when Christianity flourished and Chr…
Catacomb
An underground cemetery consisting of tunnels on different le…
Early Christian and Byzantine art Terms
allegory
allusion
apse
aniconic
A story in which each aspect of the story has a symbolic mean…
A brief and indirect reference to a person, place, thing or i…
A recess, usually semicircular, in the wall of a building, co…
"no images"; referring to traditions that do not encourage vi…
allegory
A story in which each aspect of the story has a symbolic mean…
allusion
A brief and indirect reference to a person, place, thing or i…
37 terms
Byzantine Art
JUSTINIAN AS CONQUEROR, ivory plaque
ARCHANGEL MICHAEL, panel of a diptych,…
SCENE OF REBECCA AT THE WELL, from the…
Plan of the Church of Hagia Sophia, Co…
JUSTINIAN AS CONQUEROR, ivory plaque
ARCHANGEL MICHAEL, panel of a diptych,…
24 terms
Byzantine Art
Saint Micheal the Archangel... right leaf…
Justinian as the world conqueror ... Earl…
Hagia Sophia ... Early Byzantine... Constant…
Bascillica of San Vitale... Early Byzanti…
Saint Micheal the Archangel... right leaf…
Justinian as the world conqueror ... Earl…
Byzantine Art
Hagia Sophia (Istanbul)
Barberini Ivory (Justinian as world co…
San Vitale (Ravenna)
Justinian and his Attendants from San…
Hagia Sophia (Istanbul)
Barberini Ivory (Justinian as world co…
10 terms
Byzantine Art
ANTHEMIUS OF TRALLES and ISIDORUS OF M…
Church of San Vitale, Ravenna. Byzanti…
Emperor Justinian and his Attendants,…
Empress Theodora and her Attendants, S…
ANTHEMIUS OF TRALLES and ISIDORUS OF M…
Church of San Vitale, Ravenna. Byzanti…
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