ARTD 7015G Byzantine Art : From the Catacombs to Iconoclasm
(Prior to Fall 2010, this course was known as ART 720.1.
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30 hours plus conference; 3 credits
Catacomb art in fresco and sarcophagi. Church-building activities from Constantine to Justinian. Earliest Bible cycles in manuscript and mosaic. growing popularity of icons. Art of the imperial capital of Constantinople.
Prerequisite: matriculation for the M.A. in art history or for the M.F.A. in art or permission of the deputy chairperson.