Chapter 16: Early Medieval Art in the West

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This picture is a recreation of a famous Chi Rho from the Book of Kells. The Book of Kells housed at Trinity College in Dublin was one of.

The Secret of Kells

The animated story of the boy behind the famed Book of Kells.

The Lindau Gospel Book Cover. The book was made in 750 – 800 AD near Salzburg. Book cover made in gold, silver, enamel, and decorated with jewels. They don't make book covers like this anymore!

Ancient book covers as Russian jewelry art - Beauty will save

Ancient book covers as Russian jewelry art, Russia, religious, Gospel, Moscow Kremlin, gold, precious stones, decorated, filigree, Hermitage, exhibition

A diagram of the symbology found in a traditional irish celtic cross tombstone. Celtic Symbols, Celtic Art, Celtic Crosses, Statues, Culture Art, Celtic Culture, Irish Roots, Cemetery Art, Irish Celtic
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Monasterboice, County Louth

Monasterboice in County Louth is home to the most spectacular high crosses in Ireland. Here you can find a round tower, and the incredible Muiredach’s Cross probably the finest high cross in Ireland. This site is located approximately 8km from Drogheda in County Louth, and is a wonderful place to visit.

The Book of Durrow (Dublin, Trinity College Library, MS A. is a illuminated manuscript gospel book in the Insular style. Book of Matthew Medieval Art, Book Of Kells, Illustrated Manuscript, Abstract Art, Celtic Art, Medieval Manuscript, Christian Art, Art History, Celtic Designs

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Book of Durrow, Page with Man: Gospel of Matthew, late 7th c

Matthew writing his gospel, Lindisfarne Gospel Book. Lindisfarne, c. Ink and tempera on vellum, x The British Library.

Lindisfarne Gospels

Images of the Four Evangelists

Saint Michael's: Reconstruction View & Plan Ottonian, ca. Saint Michael, St. Michael, Michael Church, Sacred Architecture, Church Architecture, St Michael Hildesheim, Theatrical Scenery, Ottonian, Carolingian

Saint Michael's: Reconstruction View & Plan Ottonian, ca. 1015 CE Hildesheim, Germany

 Cyriakus is a medieval church in Gernrode, Saxony-Anhalt, Germany. It is one of the few surviving examples of Ottonian architecture, built in by margrave Gero Romanesque Architecture, Sacred Architecture, Church Architecture, Medieval Life, Medieval Art, Pre Romanesque, Ottonian, Carolingian, Place Of Worship
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Nave, Church of St. Cyriakus, Gernrode, Germany. Begun 961. Consecrated 973.

Gero Crucifixion (Romanesque period) c. wood painted and partially gilded, Cologne Cathedral, Cologne


1. Gero Crucifixion (Romanesque period) c. 975, wood painted and partially gilded, Cologne Cathedral, Cologne

Elaborate Bronze doors of Bishop Bernward. Abbey church of Saint Michael Hildesheim Germany. The elaborate details and stiff figures are both characteristics of Medieval art.

Art 3 Lecture 22

 Stephen and Vitus Corvey Abbey in Hoexter, Germany Germany Castles, Chapter 16, Largest Countries, Ap Art, Central Europe, Medieval Art, Kirchen, Cathedrals, Germany Travel
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St. Stephanus und Vitus (Corvey)

St. Stephen and Vitus Corvey Abbey in Hoexter, Germany

Jeweled upper cover of the Lindau Gospels, ca. 880 Court School of Charles the Bald Lindau Gospels, in Latin Switzerland, Abbey of St. Gall, late ninth century 350 x 275 mm

A Treasure Born of Faith

The Lindau Gospels, the pride of J.P. Morgan's collection, is an important survivor of medieval religious and decorative art.

Saint Michael’s (looking northwest), Hildesheim, Germany, - Ottonian

Art 3 Lecture 22

Saint Matthew, from the Gospel Book of Archbishop Ebbo of Reims (The Épernay Gospel), c. ink and tempera on vellum, 10 x 8 Bibliothèque Municipale, Épernay From the Carolingian dynasty. Poster Size Prints, Poster Prints, Medieval Art, Canvas Prints, Carolingian, Saint Matthew, Middle Ages, Art, Art History

My View of Scripture (at this point)

By Chaplain Mike Today, I would like to present, for your consideration and discussion, a ten-point summary of my perspective on Scripture (at this point in my understanding). The Bible is from

Early Medieval Art - Art And Art History 20 with Thompson at Rochester Institute of Technology - StudyBlue

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