Journal article icon

Journal article

Aspects of iconography in Byzantine Cappadocia

Abstract:

The main novelty my article brings concerns a particular iconographic motif: that known as the ‘trial by the water of reproach’. In the few cases where this is rendered, usually only Mary is presented as undergoing this test, but in Cappadocian art Joseph is also subjected to it.
Additionally, to this visual topic, another one that is rarely depicted will be introduced and commented upon: that known as ‘Christ’s first bath’. I will provide a particular example: the fresco which constitut...

Expand abstract
Publication status:
Published
Peer review status:
Peer reviewed

Actions


Access Document


Files:
Publisher copy:
10.24018/theology.2021.1.4.35

Authors


More by this author
Institution:
University of Oxford
Division:
College Only
Oxford college:
Wolfson College
Role:
Author
Publisher:
European Open Science Publishing Publisher's website
Journal:
European Journal of Theology and Philosophy Journal website
Volume:
1
Issue:
4
Pages:
34-39
Publication date:
2021-08-17
Acceptance date:
2021-06-01
DOI:
EISSN:
2736-5514

Terms of use


Views and Downloads






If you are the owner of this record, you can report an update to it here: Report update to this record

TO TOP