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SINAI, BYZANTIUM AND RUSSIA

Author: Saint Catherine Foundation #: 4286
A lavish and copiously illustrated guide to the treasure trove of Orthodox iconography and liturgical art to be found at the monastery of St. Catherine in the Sinai desert and the Hermitage Museum in St. Petersburg. Together these items reveal not only the glory of Byzantium but also its artistic continuation through to modern times in Russia and elsewhere. Three major essays accompany the catalogue: Sinai, Byzantium and Russia by Yuri Piatnitsky Byzantine Art and the Holy Land by Marlia Mango Sinai: the construction of a Sacred Landscape by Robin Cormack
ISBN: 9781903470008  Binding: Hardback 488 pages
Price: € 71.73 £ 57.44 $ 91.81