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Title Gates of mystery : the art of holy Russia / edited by Roderick Grierson.
Imprint Fort Worth, Tex. : InterCultura, [1992?]

LOCATION CALL # STATUS MESSAGE
 OTTERBEIN MAIN COLLECTION  N6983 .G38 1992    AVAILABLE  
LOCATION CALL # STATUS MESSAGE
 OTTERBEIN MAIN COLLECTION  N6983 .G38 1992    AVAILABLE  
Subject Art, Medieval -- Russia -- Exhibitions.
Icons, Russian.
Liturgical objects -- Russia.
Alt Name Grierson, Roderick.
Gosudarstvennyĭ russkiĭ muzeĭ (Saint Petersburg, Russia)
Walters Art Gallery (Baltimore, Md.)
Description 336 pages : illustrations (some color) ; 28 cm
Bibliography Note Includes bibliographical references (p. 328-329) and index.
Note Exhibition "organized by InterCultura and the State Russian Museum, St. Petersburg, in association with the Walters Art Gallery."--cf. back cover.
Exhibition opened at the Walters Art Gallery and travelled to other museums.
ISBN 0963537407
OCLC # 28571039
Table of Contents
 Preface / Evgeniia Petrova6
 Introduction / Roderick Grierson8
 Visions of the Invisible / Sergei Averintsev11
 The Death of Eternity / Roderick Grierson12
 The Origins of Russia and Its Culture / Simon Franklin22
 The Legacy of Beauty / John Meyendorff36
 Medieval Russian Painting and Byzantium / Olga Popova44
 The Schools of Medieval Russian Painting / Engelina Smirnova59
 Descriptions and Color Plates71
 The Medieval Collection of the Russian Museum / Liudmila Likhacheva311
 The Technique of Old Russian Painting / Dariia Maltseva315
 The History of Embroidery Technique / Liudmila Likhacheva319
 The Icon: Past, Present, and Future / Robin Cormack322
 Notes330
 Glossary333
 Index334


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