The History of Orthodox Icons

Printed book



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The History of Orthodox Icons, the first book in Chinese on the study of Orthodox icons, illustrated in systematic form to introduce and explain the historical origins of the Orthodox icon, visual meaning, religious functions, the artistic features of the basic types, as well as from the Byzantine the course of artistic development of Russian iconography.

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AuthorXu Fenglin
PublisherPeking University Press
Publication date2012-01
LanguageSimplified Chinese
Num. of pages280