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The Resource Divine interiors : mural paintings in Greek and Roman sanctuaries, Eric M. Moormann

Divine interiors : mural paintings in Greek and Roman sanctuaries, Eric M. Moormann

Label
Divine interiors : mural paintings in Greek and Roman sanctuaries
Title
Divine interiors
Title remainder
mural paintings in Greek and Roman sanctuaries
Statement of responsibility
Eric M. Moormann
Creator
Author
Subject
Genre
Language
  • eng
  • grc
  • lat
  • eng
Summary
Divine Interiors is an investigation into the decoration of Greek and Roman temples with wall paintings. Mighty marble facades, sculptures and paintings played an important role in relation to these monuments. While the official temples, which were connected to the city or state, usually had a simple but solemn appearance, the more popular buildings were true multi-color expressions of religiosity. Scenes from the life of the revered deity, supporters and practitioners of the cult, or of plants and animals could carry visitors of the shrines away to different worlds. It is also striking to fin
Member of
Cataloging source
E7B
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Moormann, Eric M
Dewey number
726.10938
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
Language note
Text in English with extensive quotations in Latin and Ancient Greek
LC call number
NA275
LC item number
.M66 2011eb
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
Series statement
Amsterdam archaeological studies
Series volume
16
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Temples
  • Temples, Roman
  • Art and religion
  • Art and religion
  • Mural painting and decoration
  • Mural painting and decoration
  • HISTORY
  • ARCHITECTURE
  • Art and religion
  • Mural painting and decoration
  • Temples
  • Temples, Roman
  • Greece
  • Rome (Empire)
Label
Divine interiors : mural paintings in Greek and Roman sanctuaries, Eric M. Moormann
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and indexes
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
  • cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Divine Interiors; contents; preface; Introduction; 1 Paintings Described in Ancient Texts; 2 Paintings Found in Public Temples of the Greek world; 3 Paintings Found in Public Temples in Roman Italy; 4 Paintings in Provincial Roman Temples Across the Alps; 5 The Eastern Half of the Empire and North Africa; 6 Painted Shrines Dedicated to the Roman Emperor; 7 Roman Shrines Housing Non-Roman Cults; 8 Dura Europos: A Case Study; 9 Final Remarks; Bibliography; Index of Textual Sources; Index of Names, Places and Subjects; Colour plates
Control code
787844414
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (vii, 259 pages)
Form of item
online
Isbn
9781280118203
Lccn
2012424696
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
Other physical details
color illustrations.
http://library.link/vocab/ext/overdrive/overdriveId
22573/ctt45rvfs
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)787844414
Label
Divine interiors : mural paintings in Greek and Roman sanctuaries, Eric M. Moormann
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and indexes
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
  • cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Divine Interiors; contents; preface; Introduction; 1 Paintings Described in Ancient Texts; 2 Paintings Found in Public Temples of the Greek world; 3 Paintings Found in Public Temples in Roman Italy; 4 Paintings in Provincial Roman Temples Across the Alps; 5 The Eastern Half of the Empire and North Africa; 6 Painted Shrines Dedicated to the Roman Emperor; 7 Roman Shrines Housing Non-Roman Cults; 8 Dura Europos: A Case Study; 9 Final Remarks; Bibliography; Index of Textual Sources; Index of Names, Places and Subjects; Colour plates
Control code
787844414
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (vii, 259 pages)
Form of item
online
Isbn
9781280118203
Lccn
2012424696
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
Other physical details
color illustrations.
http://library.link/vocab/ext/overdrive/overdriveId
22573/ctt45rvfs
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)787844414

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