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Author Ogden, Alan.

Title Revelations of Byzantium : the monastries and painted churches of Northern Moldavia / Alan Ogden ; historical introduction by Kurt W. Treptow ; original illustrations by Octavian Ion Penda.

Published Iaşi ; Oxford ; Portland, Or. : Center for Romanian Studies, 2002.

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 UniM Archit  726.709498 OGDE    AVAILABLE
Physical description 274 pages : illustrations (chiefly colour), colour maps ; 27 cm
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references (pages 273-274).
Summary These artistic treasures stand today as a testament to the rich cultural and spiritual heritage of the Romanian people. Unique in the world, these monuments reflect a cultural legacy inherited from Byzantium and the Roman Empire. The author provides a comprehensive introduction discussing the art and architecture of the monasteries and painted churches of Northern Moldavia. Each church is then presented separately in words and pictures to reveal its own unique history and artistic beauty.
Other author Centrul de Studii Românești.
Subject Monasteries -- Romania -- Moldavia -- Pictorial works.
Church buildings -- Romania -- Moldavia -- Pictorial works.
Christian art and symbolism -- Romania -- Moldavia -- Pictorial works.
Church architecture -- Romania -- Moldavia -- Pictorial works.
Architecture, Byzantine -- Romania -- Moldavia.
Art, Byzantine -- Romania -- Moldavia.
Moldavia (Romania) -- Description and travel -- Pictorial works.
Moldavia (Romania) -- Church history.
ISBN 9739432328
9739432328 £64.95