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Published by Crown in NewYork .
Written in English


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This translation also published under title: "Coptic art". London : Methuen, 1971 - Translation of: "L"Art copte". Paris? : Publications filme es d"Art et d"Histoire, 1964.

Statementtranslated [from the French] by Caryll Hay-shaw.
SeriesArt of the world -- [30]
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL13708078M

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In addition to objects from the Coptic Museum, this book also includes photographs of surrounding churches, some of Egypt’s oldest, that illustrate the architectural legacy of the Copts. The accompanying text and captions provide a description of Coptic civilization in general and Coptic art in particular.5/5(3). The Art of the Copts Hardcover – by Pierre M. Du Bourguet (Author) See all 4 formats and editions Hide other formats and editions. Price New from Used from Hardcover "Please retry" $ $ $ Hardcover $ 11 Used from $ 1 New from $ Enter your mobile number or email address below and we'll send you a link Author: Pierre M. Du Bourguet.   The art of the Copts Item Preview remove-circle Borrow this book to access EPUB and PDF files. IN COLLECTIONS. Books to Borrow. Books for People with Print Disabilities. Internet Archive Books. Uploaded by stationcebu on February 6, SIMILAR ITEMS (based on metadata) Pages: Coptic art 1 Coptic art One of the Fayoum portraits depicting a boy, 2nd century, Warsaw. Encaustic on wood Christ and Saint Menas. A 6th-century Coptic icon from Egypt (Musée du Louvre) Coptic art is a term used either for the art of Egypt produced in the early Christian era or for the art produced by the Coptic Christians themselves.

Additional Physical Format: Online version: Du Bourguet, Pierre. Art of the Copts. New York, Crown Publishers [] (OCoLC) Document Type. Coptic art is the Christian art of the Byzantine-Greco-Roman Egypt and of Coptic Christian art is best known for its wall-paintings, textiles, illuminated manuscripts, and metalwork, much of which survives in monasteries and artwork is often functional, as little distinction was drawn between artistry and craftsmanship, and includes tunics and . The Treasures of Coptic Art book. Read reviews from world’s largest community for readers. Egypt's Coptic Church is one of the oldest in the world, with /5(16). Open Library is an open, editable library catalog, building towards a web page for every book ever published. The art of the Copts by Pierre Du Bourguet; 4 editions; First published in ; Subjects: Coptic Art, Coptic art.

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