TITLE

'The Promised Blessing': The Iconography of the Mosaics of S. Maria Maggiore

AUTHOR(S)
Spain, Suzanne
PUB. DATE
December 1979
SOURCE
Art Bulletin;Dec79, Vol. 61 Issue 4, p518
SOURCE TYPE
Academic Journal
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Describes the iconography of the mosaics of S. Maria Maggiore Christian church in Milan, Italy. Role of Christian apocrypha; Biblical teachings depicted in the mosaics; Depiction of the apocryphal meeting of the Holy Family in medieval art.
ACCESSION #
5309997

 

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