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Textiles of late antiquity

by Annemarie Stauffer

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Published by Metropolitan Museum of Art in New York .
Written in English

    Places:
  • Egypt,
  • New York (State),
  • New York
    • Subjects:
    • Metropolitan Museum of Art (New York, N.Y.) -- Exhibitions.,
    • Textile fabrics, Ancient -- Egypt -- Exhibitions.,
    • Textile fabrics -- Egypt -- Exhibitions.,
    • Textile fabrics -- New York (State) -- New York -- Exhibitions.

    • Edition Notes

      Statementessay by Annemarie Stauffer ; entries by Marsha Hill, Helen C. Evans, and Daniel Walker.
      ContributionsMetropolitan Museum of Art (New York, N.Y.)
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsNK8988.A1 S84 1996
      The Physical Object
      Pagination48 p. :
      Number of Pages48
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL813744M
      ISBN 100870997688
      LC Control Number95051029

      Books shelved as late-antiquity: The World of Late Antiquity by Peter R.L. Brown, The Fall of the Roman Empire: A New History of Rome and the Bar. textiles in late antiquity The term "Late Antiquity" is often used to designate the later Roman and early Byzantine empire (from about the late third through the seventh century CE). At the turn of the fourth century, Christianity began to displace traditional polytheist cults under the aegis of .

        The Codex and Crafts in Late Antiquity examines the structural, technical, and decorative features of the major types of codices—the wooden tablet codex, the single-gathering codex, and the multigathering codex. Along with surviving artifacts and iconographic evidence, handmade replicas are used to explore the craft processes applied in the making of these early books. The exhibition. The book is divided into four parts according to geographical area (Greece, Italy, the Levant and the Near East), with the exception of the last part, which is categorized by chronological period and refers to Late Antiquity. The sections of the book, again with the exception of the last one, consist more or less of an equal number of.

      This book offers a fresh approach to some of the most studied documents relating to Christian female asceticism in the Roman era. Focusing on the letters of advice to the women of the noble Anicia family, Kate Wilkinson argues that conventional descriptions of feminine modesty can reveal spaces of agency and self-formation in early Christian women's lives.   Preview our FALL catalog, featuring new books on art, photography, design, architecture, film, music and visual culture. HATJE CANTZ Fragile Remnants: Egyptian Textiles of Late Antiquity and Early Islam Edited by Peter Noever. Essays by Regina Hofmann de Keijzer, Regina Knaller, Veronika Mader, Christine Sthrenberg, Angela Vàlker and.


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Textiles from Late Antiquity document transformations of cultural traditions and societal values at the most intimate level of the individual body and the home. These textile artifacts are fragile, preserved only in arid conditions, often in fragments, and only rarely intact.4/5(2).

Ideals of character and beauty, and conceptions of self and society, were in flux during Late Antiquity, a period of extensive dramatic cultural upheaval for the Roman world, as the extraordinary growth of Christianity eclipsed paganism.

Textiles from Late Antiquity document transformations of cultural traditions and societal values at the most intimate level of the individual body and the home. This publication presents 29 superb photographs of a selection of outstanding Late Antique textiles from among the more than textiles classified as Coptic in.

Full text of "Textiles of Late Antiquity" See other formats Textiles of Late Antiquity Entries by Marsha Hill, Helen C. Evans, and Daniel Walker The Metropolitan Museum of Art, New York This publication has been issued in conjunction with the exhibition "Textiles of Late Antiquity," held at The Metropolitan Museum of Art from Decemto April 7, The Best Books to Read on Late Antiquity — a Five Books List.

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Annemarie Stauffer is the author of Textiles of Late Antiquity ( avg rating, 1 rating, 0 reviews, published ), Spaetantike Und Koptische Wirkerei 4/5(1). In Late Antiquity a change in burial practice saw the dead no longer wrapped in bandages but dressed in multiple layers of "reused clothing and shrouds." Textiles with Dionysian motifs were thematically appropriate and hence were preserved intact in tombs.

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These textile artifacts are fragile, preserved only in arid conditions, often in fragments, and only rarely : In this volume of papers, deriving from two conferences held in Rome and Leicester innineteen leading European archaeologists discuss and interpret the complex evolution of landscapes – both urban and rural – across Late Antiquity and the Early Middle Ages (c.

AD –). An exhibition of more than 50 such artifacts, “Designing Identity: The Power of Textiles in Late Antiquity,” has opened at the Institute for the Study of the Ancient World, in Manhattan, and. This is a very nice book, which anyone with a serious intention of experiencing and understanding the luxurious lifestyle of people in Late Antiquity will enjoy.

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Thomas, Associate Professor at NYU’s Institute of Fine Arts, advances scholarship on textiles of Late Antiquity with interpretive essays by curators, conservators, and historians. As a scholarly contribution offering a critical reappraisal of cloth-ing and furnishings of the Late.