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Medieval Art 5c-15c The Middle Ages followed the fall of the Roman Empire in the 5 th century and merged into the Renaissance. WATCH ME!. Let’s get it straight, shall we?. The Middle Ages refers to the time period between the 5th and 15th centuries - PowerPoint PPT Presentation

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  • Medieval Art 5c-15cThe Middle Ages followed the fall of the Roman Empire in the 5th century and merged into the Renaissance.

    WATCH ME!

  • The Middle Ages refers to the time period between the 5th and 15th centuries

    Medieval is an adjective that is used to refer to the people, places, things, and events of that same period. Lets get it straight, shall we? It is correct to say medieval furniture, medieval art, medieval philosophy, medieval history, or medieval scholar

    It is not correct to say Middle Ages furniture, Middle Ages art, Middle Ages philosophy, Middle Ages history, or Middle Ages scholar.

  • The Middle Ages can be broken up into several time periodswe will be looking at the Medieval Art and Architecture of

    Early, high and Late Middle Ages in EuropeReligious IconsRomanesque Art/ArchitectureGothic Architecture

    Byzantine Empire Religious IconsByzantine Architecture

  • @ Beginning of Middle Ages

  • Medieval Churches & Monestaries Difference between Romanesque and Gothic Artchitecture Video Romanesque structures featured round arches and heavy thick walls, small windows like the Roman style (necessary so the windows do not weaken the structure). A lot of sculptural decorations.

    Gothic structures featured pointed arches and have slender feel as if they soar upward (to Heaven), large stained glass windows filtered in light and color.

    Byzantine structures featured large Domes that cover soaring spaces, arches and lavish decoration.Students should be able to identify the two styles below.

  • St. Patrick's Cathedral Tour ByzantineHagia Sofia, (eye-ya SO-fia)Turkey &St. Catherines Monestary, EgyptGothic St. Patricks, NYCRomanesque St. Vitale, Revenna, Italy

  • Characteristics of Medieval Art Rich colorsHeavily outlinedFlat and stiff figures showing no depthReligious Icons Architecture is influenced by Greek and Roman Byzantine, Romanesque and Gothic styles emerged from this period.Mosaics replaced carved decorationLarge Domes central to the church

  • Early Middle Ages5th century 10c Also called the Dark AgesCharacterized by decline in population, culture, trade, architectural and technological advances. Christianization age of Faith influenced art and architectureMonestaries and churches grew in number, size and political importanceFocus on Europe - Romanesque Architecture 6c -10c

  • Justinian as world conqueror (Barberini Ivory)mid-6th century ivory 1 ft. 1 1/2 in. x 10 1/2 in.Art of the Early Middle Ages

  • Christ enthroned with Saints (Harbaville Triptych)ca. 950 , ivory, 9 1/2 in. x 5 1/2 in. high

  • San VitaleRavenna, Italy526-547Romanesque Architecture-Thick walls-Semi circular Arches -Heavy in visual weight

  • San VitaleRavenna, Italy526-547

  • Theodora and attendants , south wall apse mosaic, San Vitale, Ravenna, Italyca. 547, mosaic

  • The Art of Illumination1 - Structure of a Medieval manuscript 2- Making manuscripts Importance of Illuminated Manuscripts Illuminated letter PPT by Amy Bruce

  • Ireland's Book of Kells, the most beautiful illuminated manuscript that survives from the early Middle Ages. It consists of four Gospels written in Latin. Only two of its 680 pages are without color.Ninth Century

  • High Middle Ages10th -13th century (c.1001-1300)Rapidly increasing population = boost in economy and political organizationThe Rise of Knighthood, Templar Knights The Crusades control of the Holy LandProduced many forms of artistic worksMost notable - Gothic Architecture

  • Glass Window from Troyes Cathedral, Troyes, France - 1200

  • Historiated initial R from the frontispiece of a 12th-century manuscript of St. Gregory's Moralia in Job, Dijon, BibleGerona Bible Master, Bologna, Italy, 1285

  • Late Middle Ages14-15c (c. 13011500). Great Famine of 13151317 and the Black Death, reduced population by half!Social unrest, peasant uprisings, Hundred Years WarConflict within Catholic ChurchDespite conflict and unrest it was a time of great progress! A resurgence of interest in Greek/Roman idealsturning into the Age of Discovery and then Renaissance

  • One of the finest examples of gothic architecture and most well known churches in the world Notre Dame de Paris

  • First to use Flying Buttresses (Arched exterior support system to accommodate higher and thinner walls)Famous for the use of water spouts, or gargoylesCompleted in 1345The rose window contains symbolism center is blessed virgin mary and child who are surrounded by prophets and saints.

  • Christ as Savior of Souls, early 14th century tempera, linen and silver on wood 3 ft. 1/4 in. x 2 ft. 2 1/2 in.

  • Madonna from the Annunciation, 1340-1344 Simone Martini, c.1284-1344 Tempera on panel

  • Late 1400s mural - dawning on realistic representations and attempt at perspective

  • Byzantine Empireaka Early Christian Art 3c - 1453

    Byzantine Empire capital city of Constantinople (modern day Turkey)Series of Monasteries were built on various sites sacred to religious eventsMost prosperous and powerful empire in the world during the empire (which fell to the Ottomanand the Byz art and culture disappeared)Architecture has some Near Eastern influence

    Byzantine ArtMostly Religious IconsUsed Ivory and Gold to show the strength and power of the empire

    How the Religious Icons were made in 2 MINUTES!

  • Hagia Sophia***Known as one of the grandest examples of Byzantine Architecture.

  • A view of the DOMEHagia SophiaConstantinpole, (Istanbul), Turkey532-537 Rick Steven's Hagia Sophia

  • Monastery of St. Catherine Mount Sinai, Egypt, 6c.Getty Images of St. Catherines start at 2min

  • Oldest known monasteryMt. Sinai in the Sinai peninsula, the peak where Moses received the Ten CommandmentsDue to Isolation, the Monks devoted much time to develop art which they believed showed their devotion to God.The monastery has one of the largest collections of ancient illuminated manuscripts in the world, as well as one of the most important collections of Religious icons, or paintings of important religious events.

    Transfiguration of Jesus apse mosaic, Church of the Virgin, Monastery of Saint Catherine, Mount Sinai, Egypt, ca. 565, mosaic

  • 6th or 7th century Icon of Jesus and an abbot shares in the anti-realist style of Byzantine iconic art, Monastery of Saint Catherine, Mount Sinai, Egypt

  • The Enthroned Virgin and Child with Saints and Angels, 6th century, perhaps the earliest iconic image of the subject to survive at Monastery of Saint Catherine, Mount Sinai, Egypt

  • Christ the Savior (Pantokrator), a 6th-century encaustic icon

  • Other Byzantine ArtIcon with the Virgin and Child, carved mid10th11th century Byzantine; Probably made in Constantinople Ivory; 9 3/16 x 2 3/4 x 1/2 inSt. Catherine Wall Painting, Chapel of St. Nicholas, Pendali, Greece, 12c

  • This ICON is believed to have originated in Tuscany c. 1300, and influenced a wide number of paintings from the following century as well as Florentine sculptures from the 14401450s. This version was in turn widely copied across Italy and northern Europe during the 14th and 15th centuries THIS WORK SERVED AS A BRIDGE FROM BYZANTINE TO EARLY RENAISSANCE

  • Review Characteristics of Medieval and Byzantine Art Rich colorsHeavily outlinedFlat and stiff figures showing no depthReligious Icons Architecture is influenced by Greek and Roman - Romanesque and Gothic Mosaics replaced carved decorationLarge Domes central to the church

  • http://victoriarestrepo.com/2013/06/04/art-history-for-kids-byzantine-art/ References

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    **Slide concept by William V. Ganis, PhD FOR EDUCATIONAL USE ONLY For publication, reproduction or transmission of images, please contact individual artists, estates, photographers and exhibiting institutions for permissions and rights.

    *Slide concept by William V. Ganis, PhD FOR EDUCATIONAL USE ONLY For publication, reproduction or transmission of images, please contact individual artists, estates, photographers and exhibiting institutions for permissions and rights.

    *Slide concept by William V. Ganis, PhD FOR EDUCATIONAL USE ONLY For publication, reproduction or transmission of images, please contact individual artists, estates, photographers and exhibiting institutions for permissions and rights.

    *Slide concept by William V. Ganis, PhD FOR EDUCATIONAL USE ONLY For publication, reproduction or transmission of images, please contact individual artists, estates, photographers and exhibiting institutions for permissions and rights.

    *Slide concept by William V. Ganis, PhD FOR EDUCATIONAL USE ONLY For publication, reproduction or transmission of images, please contact individual artists, estates, photographers and exhibiting institutions for permissions and rights.

    **Slide concept by William V. Ganis, PhD FOR EDUCATIONAL USE ONLY For publication, reproduction or transmission of images, please contact individual artists, estates, photographers and exhibiting institutions for permissions and rights.

    *Slide concept by William V. Ganis, PhD FOR EDUCATIONAL USE ONLY For publication, reproduction or transmission of images, please contact individual artists, estates, photographers and exhibiting institutions for permissions and rights.

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