Among the topics are stripped bare: communicating rank and status in Old Kingdom Egypt, the clothing of cult statues and biblical polemics against iconic worship, barefoot before God: shoes and sacred space in the Hebrew Bible and ancient Near East, nudity and captivity in Isaiah 20 in light of iconographic
evidence, and women's dress codes in the Book of Proverbs.
'It belongs to the iconographic
scheme of a short-haired Christ, which was especially widespread in Egypt and Syro-Palestine, but gone from later Byzantine art.'
Delving into formal and iconographic
developments in sculpture and painting, Childs examines how the sensitive, expressive quality of these works seamlessly links the classical and Hellenistic periods.
CLINTON -- The ninth International Conference of Iconographic
Studies will have a local connection this year.
Roy Blas is a top American emerging avant garde artist and creator of the "American Swagger" iconographic
A visit to the cave in spring 2012 not only revealed factual mistakes in the description (such as the number of Mahasiddhas on the left side of the cave, they are fifty-five in three rows of twice 19 and once 17 siddhas) but also yielded a much better understanding of the cave's iconographic
program and the accompanying inscriptions.
Textile historians integrate archaeological, literary, and iconographic
evidence to examine the clothing and armor of Roman soldiers in different locations and different eras.
The interface between illustration and iconographic
description is not always ideal: iconographic
elements mentioned in the text are sometimes not visibly illustrated (for example, p.
This exhibit will feature some of his most recent iconographic
work; not the standard souvenirs that are put out by the tourist trade, but ones that explore iconography within the life of Palestine today, especially during this era of occupation.
Items from multiple cultures of Asia are featured to present different iconographic
characteristics and religious functions of Buddhist deities, and different artistic styles of Buddhist images.
In theoretical terms, the mos innovative feature of his thought is the notion of the iconographic
program (programa or jerarquia iconografica), according to which certain episodes of the novel are depicted in similar manners across various editions and by various artists.