Manipulating theophany : light and ritual in north Adriatic architecture (ca. 400-ca. 800) /

Using light as fil rouge reuniting theology and ritual with the architecture, decoration, and iconography of cultic spaces, the present study argues that the mise-en-scène of fifth-century baptism and sixth-century episcopal liturgy was meant to reproduce the luminous atmosphere of heaven. Analysin...

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Main Author: Ivanovici, Vladimir, (Author)
Language:English
Published: Boston : De Gruyter, 2016.
Series:Ekstasis (Walter de Gruyter & Co.) ; v. 3.
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Online Access:Available via EBSCO e-books
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