ARMENIAN ART TREASURES OF JERUSALEM.

By: Narkiss, Bezalel, editor, in collaboration with Michael E. Stone. Historical survey by Avedis K. Sanjian.

Price: $45.00 USD

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Book Condition: Very Good


174 pp, folio (13 1/8" H). Map endpapers, color and b&w photographs. "(U)nveils a dazzling variety of art objects - sumptuous medieval illuminated manuscripts, printed books, mosaic pavements, painted tiles and ritual objects. The book contains 194 illustrations, of which 131 are in color. A full description of the Armenian art treasures of Jerusalem and their background has been written by Professor Bezalel Narkiss, head of the Department of Art at the Hebrew University, Jerusalem. His collaborator, Professor Michael E. Stone, of the Department of Armenian Studies of the same University, has contributed a detailed catalogue of the objects illustrated. An introductory chapter on the history of the Armenian Communities in Jerusalem has been written by (Professor) Avedis K. Sanjian." Very light edge rubbing to boards, tiny dint at top of front board. Dust jacket has light edgewear/wrinkling, some small areas of delamination at edges, light edge curl at top of panels, moderate wear at top of flap-folds and at top of spine, one small tear with moderate wear - archivallty taped, very light rubbing, small line scuff on rear panel.

Title: ARMENIAN ART TREASURES OF JERUSALEM.

Author Name: Narkiss, Bezalel, editor, in collaboration with Michael E. Stone. Historical survey by Avedis K. Sanjian.

Categories: Art - General, Art - Book Illustration/Illustrators, Books About Books,

Publisher: New Rochelle, New York, Caratzas Brothers: 1979

ISBN Number: 0892410957

ISBN Number 13: 9780892410958

Binding: Hard Cover

Book Condition: Very Good

Jacket Condition: Good+

Seller ID: 19016

Keywords: Armenian, Armenia, Jerusalem, Patriarchate, Church, St. James, Medieval illuminated manuscripts, Books, Mosaics, Mosaic pavements, Tiles, Ritual objects, Sacred, Vestments, Ceramics, Embroidery, Paintings, Architecture, Armenian Communities.,