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Old Icons from the pre-Neo-Coptic period (i.e. pre 1960's)

Rectangular limestone stela: figure of a haloed figure of Apa Pachom with hands raised; Coptic text beneath the feet with name `Pachom'; border of vine plants with grapes issuing from two amphorae in the lower corners. Vintage Maps, Antique Maps, Horror Vacui, Best Barns, Early Christian, High Art, Prehistory, Romanesque, Sacred Art

Rectangular limestone stela: figure of a haloed figure of Apa Pachom with hands raised; Coptic text beneath the feet with name `Pachom'; border of vine plants with grapes issuing from two amphorae in the lower corners.

Gabled sandstone stela decorated with a central Chi-Rho and alpha-omega monogram enclosed by a wreath;) text beneath the pediment. Culture/periodCoptic term detailsByzantine term details Production placeMade in: Egypt Christian Symbols, Christian Art, Early Christian, Chi Rho, Horror Vacui, Art Roman, Oriental, Baroque, Best Barns

stela | British Museum

Gabled sandstone stela decorated with a central Chi-Rho and alpha-omega monogram enclosed by a wreath; Greek(?) text beneath the pediment.

Armenia - Prowincja Gegharkunik - Klasztor Sewanawank - w okresie najazdów… Ancient Architecture, Art And Architecture, Armenian Culture, Sign Of The Cross, Christian Artwork, Masonic Symbols, Byzantine Art, Early Christian, Metal Artwork

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Detail of a khatchkar at the Sevanavank Monastery. The monastery of Sevan, which stands on what was once an island of the same name, can be dated to the 9th-10th centuries. For several hundred years, as an important spiritual centre, housing many monks, it was visited by thousands of pilgrims from all parts of Armenia. As it stands today, the monastic complex consists of two churches , one dedicated to St. Arakelots (the Holy Apostles), the other to St. Astvatzatzin (the Holy Mother of God)…

Limestone stela decorated with a representation of a figure with raised arms within a palm-wreath; cross in a circle below; Early Christian, Christian Art, Byzantine Art, Medieval Art, Pinecone, Stone Carving, British Museum, Middle Ages, Architecture Art

stela | British Museum

Limestone stela decorated with a representation of a figure with raised arms within a palm-wreath; cross in a circle below; foliate border; Coptic text.

صور من دير القديس الأنبا أنطونيوس بالبحر الأحمر Byzantine Icons, Byzantine Art, St Anthony's, Cathedral Church, Church Design, Orthodox Icons, Medieval Art, Sacred Art, Christian Art

صور من دير القديس الأنبا أنطونيوس بالبحر الأحمر

milk giver , red sea monastery ,egypt stylized rendering of Virgin and Child denoting the Coptic style but still a more naturalistic pose as some of the Hellenistic remnants lingered. Christian Images, Early Christian, Christian Art, Ancient Goddesses, Mary And Jesus, Best Icons, Byzantine Art, Fresco, Religious Icons

Эросы, держащие крест. Коптский музей.

В вики нет информации какой процент населения составляют копты, но грубо 90% - арабы и 10% - копты (7-18%, по разным источникам), другие национальности - менее 1%. Считается, что копты это коренные египтяне, предки которых жили в Древнем Египте. Слово копт пришло из…

st.ammon hermit of nitria.. THIS great saint was born in Egypt of a rich and noble family. At the age of twenty-two years his tutors and trustees obliged him to marry, in the year 308; but, on the day of his marriage, he read to his wife what St. Paul has written in commendation of the holy state of virginity, by which she was easily persuaded to consent to their making a mutual vow of perpetual continence. They lived together eighteen years under the same roof in perfect continency; Religious Icons, Religious Art, St Anthony's, Middle Eastern Art, Orthodox Icons, Medieval Art, Byzantine, Pebble Art, Painting & Drawing

st.ammon hermit of nitria.. THIS great saint was born in Egypt of a rich and noble family. At the age of twenty-two years his tutors and trustees obliged him to marry, in the year 308; but, on the day of his marriage, he read to his wife what St. Paul has written in commendation of the holy state of virginity, by which she was easily persuaded to consent to their making a mutual vow of perpetual continence. They lived together eighteen years under the same roof in perfect continency;

icon on ceiling of saint antony church Saint Antony, Spiritual Eyes, Saints, Icons, Ceiling, History, Interior, Artwork, Painting

icon on ceiling of saint antony church

Coptic art from the 13th through the 15th century is well preserved in the Church of St. Anthony. The church was built at the beginning of the thirteenth century and has remained almost completely unaltered since then. The original decorations were undertaken by Master Theodore around 1232 -1233, while another painter worked in the monastery sometime before 1436. He was known as the painter of the paschal cycle. The Characteristics of Coptic iconization follow certain symbolism that carries…

Blessed art Thou in truth إك إزمارؤوت-Coptic-Bekhit Fahim Art Thou, Textiles, Mona Lisa, Blessed, Culture, History, Artwork, Painting, Icons

رسم مذبح ماربهنام: رسم من قبة مذبح ماربهنام بكنيسة مارمينا بفم الخليج بمصر القديمة، ويرجع تاريخهاً إلى القرن الثامن عشر. وتبين السيد المسيح ضابط الكل وحوله الأربعة كائنات غير المتجسدة، والشمس والقمر، وأربعة ملائكة يحملون القبة.

Happy Feast of St Athanasius the Apostolic! St Athanasius, Happy Feast, St Anthony's, Fairytale Art, Orthodox Icons, Moon Art, Texture Design, Christian Art, Art Techniques

Coptic Hymns

Happy Feast of St Athanasius the Apostolic! Axios Axios Axios Avva Athanasius PiApostolikos Worthy Worthy Worthy is St. Athanasius the Apostolic

Church of the Apostles by Nigel Fletcher-Jones Framed Prints, Canvas Prints, Cairo, Prehistoric, My Images, Religion, Textiles, Tapestry, Icons

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Shop for artwork by Nigel Fletcher-Jones. Purchase canvas prints, framed prints, tapestries, posters, greeting cards, and more. I am currently based in Tuscany, Italy and Cairo, Egypt, having previously lived in the US, Netherlands and Britain. Trained in the UK as an archaeologist and anthropologist, most of my images reflect my continuing fascination with the prehistoric a...

Is something keeping you from being the person God created you to be? Orthodox Icons, Egypt, God, Dios, The Lord

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Night has fallen in Jerusalem. Hours before, the tomb was found empty and Jesus’ body gone. As Mary Magdalene is left in grief that not only has Jesus been killed, but now his grave disres…

St Anthony Sanctuary at St Paul old Church. Red Sea, Textiles, Icons, History, Painting, Art, Historia, Symbols, Paintings

St Anthony Sanctuary at St Paul old Church.

The Sanctuary the 24 Elders at St Paul old Church in St Paul Monastery, Red Sea. Red Sea, Little Sisters, Objects, Textiles, Icons, Calligraphy, Interior, Handwriting, Indoor

The Sanctuary the 24 Elders at St Paul old Church in St Paul Monastery, Red Sea. Egypt

Unidentifiable warrior saint killing a dragon.  Faras Cathedral (9th-10th century). He wears an armour in Byzantine style. It is hard to say if one can interpret this painting as a proof for linothorax armour in (early) Medieval Nubia or if the artist just copied the motive from a Byzantine painting. Also note the (for Nubians) unusual shield. Jesus Etc, Byzantine Art, Christian Art, Warfare, 9 And 10, Warriors, Armour, Cathedral, Medieval

Unidentifiable warrior saint killing a dragon. Faras Cathedral (9th-10th century). He wears an armour in Byzantine style. It is hard to say if one can interpret this painting as a proof for linothorax armour in (early) Medieval Nubia or if the artist just copied the motive from a Byzantine painting. Also note the (for Nubians) unusual shield.

From left to right Onophrius the Anchorite, Apa Macarius, Apa Apollo and Apa Pamoun. Monastery of Apa Jeremiah, Saqqara ca. Early Christian, Christian Art, Religious Images, Celtic Designs, Illuminated Manuscript, Textiles, Byzantine, African Art, Egyptian

From left to right Onophrius the Anchorite, Apa Macarius, Apa Apollo and Apa Pamoun. Monastery of Apa Jeremiah, Saqqara ca. 6th-7th century

View top-quality stock photos of Egypt Bawit Monastery Of Saint Apollo Painted Niche Painted Niche. Find premium, high-resolution stock photography at Getty Images. Christian Symbols, Christian Art, Byzantine Art, Orthodox Icons, Art Styles, Egyptian, Christianity, Religion, Stock Photos

Egyptian civilization, Coptic Period, 6th century. Painted niche from...

Egyptian civilization, Coptic Period, 6th century. Painted niche from the monastery of Saint Apollo at Bawit.

Egypt, St Antony's monastery, founded in fourth century, thirteenth century Coptic wall painting in nave of church, SS Bishoi (Christ above) and John the Little Religious Icons, Religious Art, Tempera, Fresco, Saint Antony, St Anthony's, Art Through The Ages, Byzantine Art, Art Poses

Egypt, St Antony's monastery, founded in fourth century, thirteenth century Coptic wall painting in nave of church, SS Bishoi (Christ above) and John the Little

Egypt, St Antony's monastery, founded in fourth century, thirteenth century Coptic wall painting in nave of church, SS Bishoi (Christ above) and John the Little

Icon of Saint Mercurius by Yuhanna al-Armani, The Hanging Church, Cairo Egyptian Drawings, Ancient Egyptian Art, Religious Images, Religious Art, Arm Art, Archangel Michael, Orthodox Icons, Sacred Art, Christian Art

18th century icon of Saint Mercurius by Yuhanna al-Armani. Yuhanna al-Armani al-Qudsi (cca 1720 - 1786, Cairo, Ottoman Empire) was an artist of Armenian origin in Ottoman Egypt. He is most notable for his religious works, especially his Coptic icons that decorate The Hanging Church in Old Cairo.

In an article posted in November of I spoke briefly about the connection between the Egyptian, Coptic desert monks and Celtic Ireland and Britain. Anthony The Great, The Wild Geese, Orthodox Icons, Weird Art, Egyptian Art, Sacred Art, Religious Art, Art Museum, Art Gallery

Yuhanna al-Armani

Well-known are Icon painters of 18th Century Coptic Egypt was Ibrahim al-Nasikh and Yuhanna al-Armani ( Armenian ).42 of their icons are included in the Collection of Coptic Museum in Cairo.Ibrahim al-Nasikh and Yuhanna al-Armani Painted and decorated many Churhes between 1742-1780 ( Yuhanna al-Armani worked till to 1783 ) The Majority of Yuhanna s surviving and identified works are housed in Coptic Churches and Monasteries.Al-Muallaqa Church, Abu Sirja Church, al-Sitt Barbara, Qasriyat…


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Egypt, St Antony's monastery, founded in fourth century, thirteenth century Coptic wall painting of Virgin and Child Country : Egypt Religious Icons, Religious Art, Ancient History, Art History, Madonna, Saint Antony, Image Jesus, Holy Mary, Kitsch

Egypt, St Antony's monastery, founded in fourth century, thirteenth century Coptic wall painting of Virgin and Child

Egypt, St Antony's monastery, founded in fourth century, thirteenth century Coptic wall painting of Virgin and Child

Of gods and men: how ancient Egypt was the crucible for multiple faiths Egyptian Symbols, Egyptian Art, Ancient Symbols Of Power, Mayan Symbols, Viking Symbols, Viking Runes, Ancient Mysteries, Ancient Artifacts, Early Christian

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Saint Shenoute of Atripe. Secco painting, ca. North lobe of the sanctuary, Red Monastery Church, near Sohag, Egypt. Early Christian, Christian Art, Orthodox Icons, Religious Art, Christianity, Saints, History, Objects, Pictures

Saint Shenoute of Atripe. Secco painting, ca. 7th century. North lobe of the sanctuary, Red Monastery Church, near Sohag, Egypt.

By Owen JarusLiveScience A newly deciphered Egyptian text, dating back almost years, tells part of the crucifixion story of Jesus with apocryphal plot twists, some of which have never been seen before. Written in the Coptic language, the ancient te Illuminated Letters, Illuminated Manuscript, Easter Story, Late Middle Ages, New York Museums, Crosses Decor, Book Of Hours, Text On Photo, Medieval Manuscript

Shape-shifting Jesus described in ancient Egyptian text

A newly deciphered Egyptian text, dating back almost 1,200 years, tells part of the crucifixion story of Jesus with apocryphal plot twists, some of which have never been seen before.

Egypt, St Antony's Monastery, founded in fourth century, thirteenth century Coptic wall painting in St Antony's Church, nave, SS Maximus and Domitius Adonai, Saint Antony, St Anthony's, Byzantine Art, Art Icon, Orthodox Icons, Celtic Designs, Sacred Art, Christian Art

Egypt, St Antony's Monastery, founded in fourth century, thirteenth century Coptic wall painting in St Antony's Church, nave, SS Maximus and Domitius

Here are the 10 oldest images of Christ, including some of the oldest paintings or Jesus, to remind us of the beauty and venerability of our faith. Saint Antony, Images Of Christ, Roman, Best Icons, Byzantine Art, Old Images, Old Paintings, Orthodox Icons, Ancient Art

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An century portrait of St Anne, the mother of the Virgin Mary from the ancient Nubian city of Faras between what is now Egypt and Sudan. St Anne, Religious Icons, Religious Art, Ancient Art, Ancient History, Ancient Egypt, Fresco, Art Ancien, Jesus Christus

The 2 sides of Silence: How it Fosters or Breaks Relationships. ~ Carol Benson

Silence used to avoid a confrontation, or the discomfort of emotions arising, often becomes like a nagging upset that burrows into your day when you least expect it. There will be moments when someone says something, or you see something, that triggers your recall of the person giving you the silent treatment. And that hurts.

Autel du duc de Ratchis. Cividale, 737-744. Face principale : Majestas Domini. Museo Crtiano, Cividale Del Friuli. Religious Images, Religious Art, Horror Vacui, Antique Jewellery Designs, Carolingian, Masonic Symbols, Byzantine Art, European Paintings, Early Christian

Autel du duc de Ratchis. Cividale, 737-744. Face principale : Majestas Domini. Museo Crtiano, Cividale Del Friuli.

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Коптские стелы VI-VII вв. из Британского музея и музея Боде, Берлин

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Funerary Stele with Ankh (Looped Cross) Featuring a Human Face at the Center, century AD. The ankh was an ancient Egyptian symbol of eternal life, used in the Byzantine period in Egypt as an alternative form of the cross. Akhmim (former Panopolis), Egypt Mayan Symbols, Viking Symbols, Egyptian Symbols, Viking Runes, Ancient Symbols, Ancient Artifacts, Ancient History, Templer, Religion

Funerary Stele with Ankh (Looped Cross) Featuring a Human Face at the Center | The Met

The ankh was an ancient Egyptian symbol of eternal life, used in the Byzantine period in Egypt as an alternative form of the cross.

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Painting in Hanging Church, Coptic Cairo

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So-called Black/Negro/African-American people make up some of the descendants of the ancient Hebrews of Israel. Learn about the Hebrew roots of slaves. The Bible Movie, Black Jesus, Black History Facts, African History, African Men, Prehistory, Ancient Art, Ancient Egypt, Ancient Civilizations

Relief panel | Assyrian | Neo-Assyrian | The Met

1840s, excavated by Sir Austen Henry Layard; 1849, presented by Austen Layard to Lady Charlotte Guest for Canford Manor, Dorsetshire, England; 1919, purchased by Dikran Kelekian from Ivor Churchill Guest; 1927, purchased by J

Painted niche from Red Monastery in Egypt, century. Early Christian, Christian Art, St Anthony's, The Transfiguration, Church Architecture, Orthodox Icons, Ikon, Egyptian, Patterns

The Transfiguration in Shadow.

Last year I was asked by a patron to carve a large icon of the Transfiguration. She said: “I am curious to see how you will do that.” I understood immediately what she meant, and her …

 UNESCO The roots of Armenian duduk music go back to the times of the Armenian king Tigran the Great BC). The instrument is depicted in numerous Armenian manuscripts of the Middle Ages. Romanesque Sculpture, Romanesque Art, Early Christian, Christian Art, Ancient Music, Orthodox Icons, Medieval Art, Prehistory, Sacred Art

Duduk. UNESCO The roots of Armenian duduk music go back to the times of the Armenian king Tigran the Great (95-55 BC). The instrument is depicted in numerous Armenian manuscripts of the Middle Ages.

The new rulers restored the city after the church of St. Sophia became one of Islam's grandest mosques. Religious Paintings, Religious Art, Byzantine Art, Catholic Art, Orthodox Icons, Naive Art, Medieval Art, Sacred Art, Christian Art

Amma Theodora: “This present age is a storm”

“If trees have not stood up against trial, winter’s storms, they cannot bear fruit. It is much the same with us. This present age is a storm, and it is only through many trials and temptatio…

Limestone stela decorated with a cross; Found/Acquired: Egypt term details (Africa,Egypt Early Christian, Christian Art, Orthodox Catholic, Mediterranean Art, Constantine The Great, Germanic Tribes, Sign Of The Cross, Masonic Symbols, Byzantine Art

Коптские стелы VI-VII вв. из Британского музея и музея Боде, Берлин

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This above is part of mural from the White Monastery (Saint Shenoute Monastery) in Sohag area, Upper Egypt. It is half-preserved and dates from the From Egypt: Faith After The Pharaohs (The British Museum, London, Byzantine Icons, Byzantine Art, Christian Symbols, Christian Art, St Mary Of Egypt, Madonna, Archangel Raphael, Raphael Angel, Albrecht Durer

A VERY COPTIC VIRGIN MARY: WALL PAINTING AT THE WHITE MONASTERY IN SOHAG, UPPER EGYPT

This above is part of mural from the White Monastery (Saint Shenoute Monastery) in Sohag area, Upper Egypt. It is half-preserved and dates from the 14th-century. From Egypt: Faith After The Pharaoh…

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Old Coptic fresco stock photo. Image of cathedral, copt - 16550614

Photo about Fresco with St. Paul face in Coptic Christian monastery, St. Paul cloister, Egypt. Image of cathedral, copt, face - 16550614

Крест Триумфальный. Стела; Византия. Египет (Копты); VII в.; местонахождение: США. Балтимор. WAM (Walters Art Museum); 40 x 56 см.; материал: камень; техника: резьба по камню Early Christian, Christian Art, Cross Symbol, Old Symbols, Handmade Stamps, Christian Symbols, Byzantine Art, Roman Art, Holy Cross

Крест Триумфальный. Стела; Византия. Египет (Копты); VII в. - православные мастерские «Русская Икона

Крест Триумфальный. Стела; Византия. Египет (Копты); VII в.; местонахождение: США. Балтимор. WAM (Walters Art Museum); 40 x 56 см.; материал: камень; техника: резьба по камню

icon of Sinai Christ Pantocrator Christ from the Grand Deeisis, St Catherine’s monastery, Sinai Religious Images, Religious Icons, Religious Art, Byzantine Icons, Byzantine Art, Christus Pantokrator, Saint Catherine's Monastery, Saint Esprit, Spirituality

Icons of Mt. Sinai

There is at least one icon from Mt. Sinai that even people far from the Church know: the famous Christ Pantocrator, one of the most ancient iconographic depictions of Christ, painted in Constantinople in the mid-sixth century and given to the monastery at Mt. Sinai.

Egypt, St Antony's monastery, founded in fourth century, thirteenth century Coptic wall painting in nave of church, SS Bishoi (Christ above) and John the Little Religious Icons, Religious Art, Tempera, Fresco, Saint Antony, St Anthony's, Art Through The Ages, Byzantine Art, Art Poses

Egypt, St Antony's monastery, founded in fourth century, thirteenth century Coptic wall painting in nave of church, SS Bishoi (Christ above) and John the Little

Egypt, St Antony's monastery, founded in fourth century, thirteenth century Coptic wall painting in nave of church, SS Bishoi (Christ above) and John the Little

Egypt, St Paul's Monastery, eighteenth century Coptic wall painting in narthex of cave church of St Paul, of St Theodore Stratelates Christian Images, Christian Art, Religious Icons, Religious Art, Tempera, Fresco, Medieval Paintings, Book Of Kells, Byzantine Art

Egypt, St Paul's Monastery, eighteenth century Coptic wall painting in narthex of cave church of St Paul, of St Theodore Stratelates

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The Zisa, Palermo, built in Arabic style by the Normans (Photo: Bernhard J. Regions Of Italy, 11th Century, Islamic Architecture, Sufi, Islamic Art, Sicily, Travel Pictures, Wonders Of The World, Medieval

La Zisa - Nicchia della sala principale con fontana e Muqarnas- Il palazzo della Zisa (dall’arabo al-ʿAzīza, ovvero "la splendida") sorgeva fuori le mura della città di Palermo, all’interno del parco reale normanno, il Genoardo(dall’arabo Jannat al-arḍ ovvero "giardino" o "paradiso della terra"), che si estendeva con splendidi padiglioni, rigogliosi giardini e bacini d’acqua daAltofonte fino alle mura del palazzo reale. L'etimologia della Zisa ci viene spiegata da Michele Amari che, nella…

Romanesque frescoes depicting Archangel Michael Killing a dragon from the Church of Sant Miguel d’Engolasters, Les Escaldes, Andorra. Painted around National Art Museum of Catalonia, Barcelona. Tempera, Fresco, Order Of Angels, National Art Museum, Romanesque Art, Carolingian, Saint Michel, Early Christian, Archangel Michael

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Details of Saints Appllo and Pamun from a century painting in the monastery of Saint Jeremiah at Saqqara, now in the Coptic Museum in Egypt Christian Paintings, Christian Art, Art Through The Ages, Christian Symbols, Byzantine Art, Art Archive, Orthodox Icons, Medieval Art, Ancient Egypt

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Early Christian stela incorporating a looped cross (crux ansata) or ankh symbol, surrounded by the vine of eternal life, illustrating the fusion of pharaonic iconography with Christian motifs in Byzantine Egypt. Historical Artifacts, Ancient Artifacts, Early Christian, Christian Art, Ancient History, Art History, Ancient Egypt, Early Middle Ages, Christian Symbols

Early Coptic Christian stela, Egypt, 4th-7th century. Artist: Werner Forman # 2330137

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свт. Николай Чудотворец Мирликийский,  (триптих); XIII Religious Icons, Religious Art, Typical Russian, Christmas Icons, Retro Christmas, Eslava, Father Christmas, Christmas Christmas, Carolingian

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Liturgical Text - Coptic Egyptian - Coptic, the latest stage of the Egyptian language, is written using the Greek alphabet with seven additional signs. The Arabic text to the right side of each page was for those who could no longer read Coptic - century Medieval Manuscript, Illuminated Manuscript, Syriac Language, Egypt Culture, Greek Alphabet, Medieval World, Byzantine Art, Early Christian, Textiles

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Известняковая стела из Египта, VI-VII вв.

Британский музей. И поразительно похожий рельеф из музея Боде в Берлине. Там он датируется VII-VIII веками. http://www.thebyzantinelegacy.com/british-stelae…

Русское узорочье и европейские стили орнамента: uchitelj — ЖЖ Horror Vacui, Santa Giulia, Christian Artwork, Arte Tribal, Ancient Mesopotamia, Cross Art, Early Middle Ages, Christian Symbols, Medieval Jewelry

Русское узорочье и европейские стили орнамента

Тема потребовала развития :-) Все конечно слышали про русское узорочье. С большим удивлением обнаружила, что этот термин относится не к декору, а к архитектуре, и хронологические рамки его очень узкие - XVII век. Но я здесь немного о другом. Покажу несколько конкретных заимствований в декоре…

Ο Αιγυπτιος - Οσιος Μακαριος Ο Αλεξανδρευς (; - _ January 19 (((Saint Macarius of Egypt and the Cherub. Venerable Saint Macarius (ca. Scetes, Egypt) is one of the most prominent desert Fathers of the Church, known also as Macarius the Great. Byzantine Icons, Byzantine Art, Early Christian, Christian Art, Religious Icons, Religious Art, Saints, Orthodox Icons, Cherub

The Desert Fathers and Mothers were hermits, ascetics, and monks who lived mainly in the Scetes desert of Egypt beginning around the third century AD. The desert monastic communities that grew out of the informal gathering of hermit monks became the model for Christian monasticism. All of the monastic revivals of the Middle Ages looked to the desert for inspiration and guidance. This painting features "Saint Macarius and a Cherub" from The Holy Monastery of Saint Catherine, Sinai, Egypt.

Panagia tou Araka or Arakos (Παναγία του Άρακα or Άρακος) a middle Byzantine Orthodox church.Lagoudera, Nicosia District, Cyprus Церковь Панагия Аракиотисса в Лагудера, 1192, Кипр Фрески Кипра / Византия - культура, история и искусство Michael Angel, Archangel Michael, St Michael, Byzantine Icons, Byzantine Art, Religious Icons, Religious Art, Gabriel, Departed Soul

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Panagia tou Araka or Arakos (Παναγία του Άρακα or Άρακος) a middle Byzantine Orthodox church.Lagoudera, Nicosia District, Cyprus Церковь Панагия Аракиотисса в Лагудера, 1192, Кипр Фрески Кипра / Византия - культура, история и искусство

- Detail of a coptic wall painting showing two apostles, Century. Artist: Unknown Detail of a Coptic wallpainting form Baouit, Egypt, depicting John and Jacob/James, Century. In the collection of the Coptic Museum in Cairo. Tempera, Fresco, Mural Painting, Wall Paintings, Framed Artwork, Wall Art, Art Antique, Byzantine Icons, Orthodox Icons

'Detail of a coptic wall painting showing two apostles, 6th Century. Artist: Unknown' Photographic Print - Unknown | Art.com

Photographic Print: Detail of a coptic wall painting showing two apostles, 6th Century. Artist: Unknown : 12x8in

Chapter House Capitals in the Cathedrale St-Lazare, Autun Early Christian, Christian Art, Graven Images, Art Roman, Sculptures, Lion Sculpture, Stone Masonry, Byzantine Icons, 12th Century

Chapter House Capitals in the Cathedrale St-Lazare, Autun

Chapter House Capitals in the Cathedrale St-Lazare, Autun

met-ancient-art: “ Relief panel, Ancient Near Eastern Art Gift of John D., 1932 Metropolitan Museum of Art, New York, NY Medium: Gypsum. Ancient Near East, Ancient Art, Ancient History, Cradle Of Civilization, Ancient Mesopotamia, Ancient Mysteries, Museum Of Fine Arts, British Museum, Metropolitan Museum

Relief panel | Assyrian | Neo-Assyrian | The Met

1840s, excavated by Sir Austen Henry Layard; 1849, presented by Austen Layard to Lady Charlotte Guest for Canford Manor, Dorsetshire, England; 1919, purchased by Dikran Kelekian from Ivor Churchill Guest; 1927, purchased by J

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the first Christian monastery in the world... St. Antonios Coptic Orthodox monastery - Red Sea - Egypt

Early Christian - the first Christian monastery in the world. Early Christian, Christian Art, Religious Icons, Religious Art, Tempera, Writing Icon, Fresco, Medieval Paintings, Christian Symbols

the first Christian monastery in the world... St. Antonios Coptic Orthodox monastery - Red Sea - Egypt

Limestone stela decorated with a representation of a dove; Culture/periodCoptic term detailsByzantine term details Production placeMade in: Egypt Jacques Le Goff, Orthodox Catholic, Constantine The Great, Best Barns, Masonic Symbols, Concept Art World, Ceramic Boxes, Byzantine Art, African Tribes

Коптские стелы VI-VII вв. из Британского музея и музея Боде, Берлин

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Byzantium 045 - Peacocks

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Monasterio de San Antonio - frescos

Monasterio copto ortodoxo de San Antonio en El Cairo, Egipto El monasterio de San Antonio es un monasterio copto ortodoxo en un oasis en el desierto oriental de Egipto, en la parte sur de la Gobernación de Suez. Oculto en las montañas del mar rojo, está situado 334 km al sudeste de El Cairo. Es uno de los monasterios más antiguos del mundo, junto con el monasterio de Santa Catalina en el Monte Sinaí, El monasterio de San Antonio fue establecido por los seguidores de San Antonio, quien es…

 George church in Oplenac, Serbia mosaic by Katarina Stefanović. Via Donna Loring. Religious Icons, Religious Art, Byzantine Art, Cathedral Church, Christian Church, Chapelle, Orthodox Icons, Place Of Worship, Sacred Art

The church of St. George - Mosaic

The church of St. George and the mausoleum of the Karađorđević dynasty was built at the top of Mali Oplenac (Little Oplenac). King Petar I decided to build a church and a mausoleum for both his ancestors and descendants to fulfil a wish of his parents buried in Vienna. The church is covered with white marble from nearby Venčac mine. Interior is covered in mosaics, with more than 6 million pieces. My other photos from the St. George church in Oplenac - Serbia…

The Met collection represents more than years of art from across the globe—from the first cities of the ancient world to works being created today. Islamic Art Pattern, Pattern Art, Mosaic Art, Mosaic Tiles, Famous Structures, Islamic Tiles, Tile Panels, Antique Tiles, Grand Format

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The Met collection represents more than 5,000 years of art from across the globe—from the first cities of the ancient world to works being created today.

Justinian was the great emperor of Byzantine. He was very influenced by his wife, Theodora, who pushed for expansion. He attempted to reconquer Western territory but without lasting success. Empire Romain, Byzantine Art, Roman History, Kaiser, Dark Ages, Roman Empire, Middle Ages, Archaeology, Old Things

Byzantine Military

Thessaloniki - the second most important city in the 10th century Eastern Roman Empire. In 904AD the city was caught by surprise by an Arab naval force out of Syria. The city was sacked and up to 20,000 citizens were sold into slavery by the Muslims. The Arab Sack of Thessaloniki in 904AD For centuries the Roman Empire had suffered from what I call Rural-ization. This is the exact opposite of urbanization where you see the growth of cities, trade, money, jobs and wealth. Under Rural-ization…

Carving of the Magi ~from the Romanesque Cathedral of Saint Lazare - Autun, France Romanesque Sculpture, Romanesque Art, Art Antique, Art Sculpture, Medieval Art, Sacred Art, Stone Carving, Religious Art, Christian Art

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“I love this 12thc carving of the Magi. The angel's gentleness so touching, and I always think, I must crochet that blanket! #Epiphany”

A century sandstone funerary stele with the Chi-Rho Staurogram, crux ansata and the Greek Alpha and Omega letters, featuring a Coptic inscription reading: 'Pliny the Physician'. MET Museum - New York. Masonic Symbols, Ancient Symbols, Ancient Aliens, Ancient History, Art History, Chi Rho, Ancient Tomb, Ancient Artifacts, Christian Symbols

Funerary Stele with Chi-Rho and Alpha and Omega | The Met

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Mosaic of Christ Pantocrator (Lord of the Universe), Hagia Sophia. Hagia Sophia, Christ Pantocrator, Religious Icons, Religious Art, Rome Antique, Images Of Christ, Religion, Byzantine Art, Catholic Art

Aya Sophia Mosaic Jesus Christ Judge (Portrait)

The most beautiful piece of art I admired since many years! www.approachguides.com/hidden-gem-in-istanbul-the-deesis-... In Byzantine art, the Deesis is a traditional representation of Christ enthroned, flanked by Mary and St. John the Baptist; these two figures are appealing to Christ for mercy on behalf of the beholder (viewer) on Judgment Day Il più bel capolavoro che ho ammirato da molti anni in qua! Nell'arte Bizantina la Deesis è una rappresentazione tradizionale di Cristo in trono…

 An Introduction to Liturgical Textiles of the Post-Byzantine World Historical Artifacts, Ancient Artifacts, Ancient Egypt, Ancient History, Egyptian Fashion, Egyptian Art, Egyptian Costume, Empire Romain, Early Middle Ages

Tunic with Dionysian Ornament | The Met

Title: Tunic with Dionysian Ornament. Date: probably 5th century. Geography: Said to be from Egypt, Akhmim (former Panopolis). Medium: Linen, wool; plain we...

Inspirações de padrões e texturas White Patterns, Textures Patterns, Color Patterns, Print Patterns, Embroidery Patterns, Pattern Art, Pattern Design, Arabic Pattern, Tile Design

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Virtual Artifacts — Saint Anna, Faras cathedral, Lower Nubia, ca. 8th... Raphael Angel, Archangel Raphael, Archangel Gabriel, Angel Artwork, Peter Paul Rubens, Principles Of Art, Renaissance Art, Medieval Art, Albrecht Durer

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Virtual Artifacts — Saint Anna, Faras cathedral, Lower Nubia, ca. 8th...

The Sanctuary the 24 Elders at St Paul old Church in St Paul Monastery, Red Sea. Red Sea, Little Sisters, Objects, Textiles, Icons, Calligraphy, Interior, Handwriting, Indoor

The Sanctuary the 24 Elders at St Paul old Church in St Paul Monastery, Red Sea. Egypt

Ancient Christian Coptic Oriental Orthodox icons - The reason for asymmetric body members in early Christian iconography - ☩ Walking in Light with Christ - Faith, Computing, Diary Religious Icons, Religious Art, Anthony The Great, Saint Antony, Peter Pan Art, Medieval Paintings, Byzantine Art, Stock Image, Sentences

Ancient Christian Coptic Oriental Orthodox icons - The reason for asymmetric body members in early Christian iconography - ☩ Walking in Light with Christ - Faith, Computing, Diary

While checking some information on Coptic Eastern Oriental faith, I've stumbled upon a very beautiful (and unique) ancient Orthodox Christian icon depicting Saint Menas and our saviour the Lord Jesus Christ, below is the very beautiful icon Saint Mena (Sv. Mina) and The Lord Jesus Christ icon from 6th century As you can see the …

Lenten Art by Kristin Miller I recently saw this marvelous artwork of the Prodigal Son being embraced by the Father: +++ I found some more art online by Kristin Miller, but she herself remains an. Christian Artwork, Christian Images, Jesus Art, Jesus Christ, Prodigal Son, Biblical Art, Sacred Art, Bible Art, Religious Art

Jesus Christ, the Great Psychiatrist​

On my mission, I was struggling with (what was later diagnosed as) Bipolar disorder. This is what a missionary with Bipolar looks like, apparently. I had always struggled with mental health, and I …

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Рельефы с орнаментом из старых римских церквей (pluteo) - 4

В предыдущих постах я показывала вам в основном сетчатый орнамент, здесь вы увидите законченные симметричные композиции. Розетки. Кресты Орнаментальные композиции из квадратов, розеток, кринов плетенок и др., симметричные относительно 1- 2 осей Здесь тоже были кресты, но почему-то…

Saint Anne, Nubian Christian art century CE) rescued by a team of Polish archaeologists from the old nubian city of Faras, Southern Egypt, before it was submerged by the waters of the Aswan Dam. On display at National Museum in Warsaw, Poland. Early Christian, Christian Art, St Anne, Byzantine Art, Chef D Oeuvre, Orthodox Icons, Medieval Art, Sacred Art, National Museum

Fresk św. Anny z Faras

Fresk Św. Anny z Faras. W 1960 polscy archeolodzy odkopali Faras – stolicę legendarnego afrykańskiego królestwa Nubii, które opierało się najazdom islamskim aż do XV wieku. Ukoronowaniem wyko…

grumble-grumble: Altar/Tophet commemorating sacrificed children, representing symbols of the consort of Ba’al, Tanit, Carthaginian and Phoenician Goddess of the moon. Ancient Symbols, Ancient Artifacts, Ancient Aliens, Ancient History, Mayan Symbols, Viking Symbols, Egyptian Symbols, Viking Runes, Phoenician

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grumble-grumble: “ Altar/Tophet commemorating sacrificed children, representing symbols of the consort of Ba’al, Tanit, Carthaginian and Phoenician Goddess of the moon. ”

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Monasterio de San Antonio - frescos

Monasterio copto ortodoxo de San Antonio en El Cairo, Egipto El monasterio de San Antonio es un monasterio copto ortodoxo en un oasis en el desierto oriental de Egipto, en la parte sur de la Gobernación de Suez. Oculto en las montañas del mar rojo, está situado 334 km al sudeste de El Cairo. Es uno de los monasterios más antiguos del mundo, junto con el monasterio de Santa Catalina en el Monte Sinaí, El monasterio de San Antonio fue establecido por los seguidores de San Antonio, quien es…

Church of the Apostles by Nigel Fletcher-Jones Framed Prints, Canvas Prints, Cairo, Prehistoric, My Images, Religion, Textiles, Tapestry, Icons

Nigel Fletcher-Jones - Art

Shop for artwork by Nigel Fletcher-Jones. Purchase canvas prints, framed prints, tapestries, posters, greeting cards, and more. I am currently based in Tuscany, Italy and Cairo, Egypt, having previously lived in the US, Netherlands and Britain. Trained in the UK as an archaeologist and anthropologist, most of my images reflect my continuing fascination with the prehistoric a...

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Coptic Christian Paintings (Including Icons)

Tour Egypt presents information about the Coptic Christian Paintings Including Icons

St John the Baptist Unknown Artist century St Catherine Monastery Mount Sinai (South Sinai Governorate) EGYPT Religious Images, Religious Icons, Religious Art, Byzantine Icons, Byzantine Art, Early Christian, Christian Art, Saint Catherine's Monastery, John The Baptist

Флот ХрестиЯнИн натурфилософской Культуры СловЯнИн — Разное | OK.RU

Фотоальбом Разное группы Флот ХрестиЯнИн натурфилософской Культуры СловЯнИн в Одноклассниках

Blessed art Thou in truth إك إزمارؤوت-Coptic-Bekhit Fahim Art Thou, Textiles, Mona Lisa, Blessed, Culture, History, Artwork, Painting, Icons

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Saints Sergius and Bacchus and Saint Justina of Padua, by Michael Damaskinos, century Sainte Cecile, Byzantine Art, Bacchus, Catholic Saints, Orthodox Icons, Art World, Painting On Wood, Images, Carving

Sergius & Bacchus

Icon of Saints Sergius and Bacchus, with St. Justina - The figures are depicted in full length, treading on a three-headed dragon. This icon was painted by Michael Damaskenos (1535 - 1593) to commemorate the victory of the European forces against the Turks, in the naval battle of Naupactos in 1571. This Icon is at present in the Byzantine Museum of Panaghia Antivouniotissa, Kerkyra, Greece.

Religious fresco at Abreha We Atsbeha rock-hewn church - Gheralta Mountain, Tigray, Ethiopia Religious Paintings, Religious Books, Tempera, Ethiopian People, Fresco, Horn Of Africa, Underwater Photos, Underwater Photography, Film Photography

Religious fresco at Abreha We Atsbeha rock-hewn church - Gheralta Mountain, Tigray, Ethiopia

The two kings Abreha and Atsbeha founded this very beautiful church. The legend says that they built it at nights, coming by the cloud. This fresco shows another traditional legend where it is said that once a serpent-king, Arwe or Waynaba, ruled over the land, exacting a tributeof a young girl each year. It may be that the tale reflects memory of a serpent-cult in the region (the first rope of Debre Damo monestry was a snake in another legend too). Eventually a stranger, Angabo, arrived…

Maria lactans (or Galaktotrophousa); frontispiece of a manuscript which belonged to the Monastery of the Archangel Michael in the Fayyum century AD). Early Christian, Christian Art, Breastfeeding Art, Madonna And Child, Lady Madonna, Mother Art, Mary And Jesus, Byzantine Art, Archangel Michael

Hermeneiai, MS M.574 fol. 1v - Images from Medieval and Renaissance Manuscripts

Maria lactans (or Galaktotrophousa) (frontispiece of a manuscript which belonged…

One of the beautiful murals revealed at Deir Al-Surian in Wadi Al-Natrun in Egypt. Early Christian, Christian Art, Ancient Art, Ancient Egypt, Art Through The Ages, Christian Symbols, Byzantine Art, Orthodox Icons, Character Art

THE BEAUTIFUL COPTIC MURALS IN THE MONASTERY OF SURIAN IN EGYPT REVEALED

One of the beautiful murals revealed at Deir Al-Surian in Wadi Al-Natrun in Egypt I would like to draw your attention to this important project of restoration by the Levantine Foundation. St…