9 7/8 x 13 in.
25 x 33 cm
Over 450 full-colour
The Beginnings of Christian Fine Art
Icon Centers and Icon Schools
The Incarnate Word of God; The Unaccompanied Image of Christ;
Symbolic Representations of Chris; Trinitarian Themes
Myra: The Life of the Mother of God; The Heavenly Hosts
Special Forms and Usage
Painting Techniques and Artistic Materials
The Pictorial Language of Icons
The icon as a Work of Art
Konrad Onasch, Ph.D., was Professor at Martin Luther
University in Halle-Wittenberg, Germany, from 1950 until being
named Emeritus in 1981, and Head of Orthodox Studies and Dean of
the Faculty of Christian Archaelogy and Ecclestiastical Art. He
is known internationally for his work and numerous publications
on icon painting.
Anne-Marie Schnieper-Müller, Ph.D., is an art historian,
publisher's assistant, freelance journalist and editor.