The Gladzor Gospels
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The Gladzor Gospels : An Illustrated Armenian Life of Christ

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Description

The book discusses a fourteenth century Armenian manuscript, introducing its illuminators and examining its place in Western European, Byzantine and Islamic artistic traditions. The book reproduces sixty pages of one of the most significant Armenian manuscripts in a United States collection(UCLA). Publication and exhibit, at The Getty Museum, Los Angeles, September 12 - December 2 2001, commemorate the 1,700th anniversary of the founding of the Armenian Church.show more

Product details

  • Paperback | 128 pages
  • 206.5 x 274.8 x 10.4mm | 521.64g
  • Getty Trust Publications
  • J Paul Getty Trust Publications,US
  • Santa Monica CA, United States
  • English
  • 60 colour & 10 b&w illustrations
  • 0892366273
  • 9780892366279
  • 1,140,694

About Thomas F. Mathews

Thomas F. Mathews, a professor at the Institute of Fine Arts at New York University, is also the author of Armenian Gospel Iconography:The Tradition of the Glajor Gospel. Alice Taylor is professor of art history at West Los Angles College and is the author of Book Arts of Isfahan.show more