Byzantine art is the name for the artistic products of the Eastern Roman (
Byzantine) Empire, as ..... were characterized by a less austere attitude, new
appreciation for purely decorative qualities ...
Byzantine Art (c.500-1450): Types of Orthodox Christian Arts (Mosaics, Icons and
... History, Characteristics: Christian Mosaics, Icons of Constantinople.
Byzantine art, architecture, paintings, and other visual arts produced in the ... by
the characteristic use of a gold background which, in pictures of isolated figures,
Byzantine Art. or what happened before the start of class. STYLE ARTISTS and
IMAGES VOCAB. STYLE. formal, severe, abstract, otherworldly; balanced ...
One of the most profound Byzantine art characteristics was the translation of
church theology into artistic forms such ...
Generally speaking, the main characteristics of Byzantine art include a departure
from classical art forms that were highly realistic in nature. Byzantine artists ...
The Byzantine Empire near its peak under the Emperor Justinian, c. 550 C.E.. To
speak of “Byzantine Art” is a bit problematic, since the Byzantine empire and its ...
All of Byzantine art is filled with a kind of spiritual symbolism--things on earth are
meant to stand for the order of heaven. Another characteristic of the art of this ...
The mosaic art lived on particularly as wall decoration . In this way it was ... In the
6th. century , the stylistic characteristics of Byzantine art are clearly marked .
Example of Byzantine style painting and architecture (click to Enlarge) ... to
reawaken the divine spirit of holy figures rather than depict their physical qualities