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Byzantine, Greek and Russian icons.

University College, Cardiff. Art Group.

Byzantine, Greek and Russian icons.

by University College, Cardiff. Art Group.

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Published by University College, Cardiff .
Written in English


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BYZANTINE SACRED ART By Photios Kontoglou and Constantine Cavarnos Selected writings of the foremost contemporary Greek iconographer Photios Kontoglou () on the Sacred Arts according to the tradition of Eastern Orthodox Christianity, compiled, translated from the Greek and edited with Prefaces, an Introduction, Notes, and Illustrations by Professor Constantine Cavarnos. The history of Holy Icons is directly connected with the history of the Holy Orthodox Faith. So if you are looking for Theotokos Icon, Orthodox Church and Russian Icons of Saints, then is the best source for you.

Exquisite Greek Orthodox Icons handmade & handpainted by expert Greek hagiographers. All the icons are made using traditional materials (o proof silver, selected aged timber frames, egg tempera, leaves of gold, natural powder paint and varnishes) and old are exact reproductions of antique Byzantine masterpieces preserved in museums, monasteries, churches and private. The icons explored here don’t portray eternity because of human design, but rather of Divine action. The icons themselves are natural, human, outward acts of devotion. The gift of art is one given to humans and is worthy of being devoted to God. Bless the Lord, O my soul, and all that is within me, bless His holy name (Psalm ).


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In examining the evolution of Russian iconography, this book opens a new window on Byzantine religious life. Icons hold a central place in the Russian Orthodox faith, and their story is both a celebration of years of Christianity in Russia and a history of the church in relation to the political milieu/5(15).

In Orthodox Christian style of iconography the images are not painted entirely realistically. They are not real portraits of Christ or Virgin as a human persons in a flesh.

Icons should reveal the Divine Truth of existed persons or events. It is why the most of orthodox icons and especially Greek icons use symbolism as a major technique. Symbolism allowed the icon to present real world in a. Matching Pair Russian Icons Madonna & Child Christ The Teacher Gold Embossed.

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By far the best language to search in is Russian (e.g. Святой Фока Садовник is St Phocas the Gardener): both the icons above were found through searching the Russian name for this Saint.

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There were icons in churches, homes, hospitals, shops, stables, roadside shrines, even in prisons. Icons comforted a mother giving birth, were received as marriage gifts, accompanied armies going into battle and were part of funeral ceremonies.

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Gold. Gold is reserved for Jesus Christ. Byzantine language was closest to classical and post-classical Greek. The literature of classical Greece, of the Hellenistic world, and that of the Fathers of the Church, was accessible to the Byzantines, and through its literature, they absorbed the ideas and the values it expressed.

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