Section 7: Jewish - Early Christian - Byzantine Art
Interesting recent NATIONAL GEOGRAPHIC article about Jewish Catacombs
Explain the differences in how the Jewish
religion sees icons differently than the Early Eastern Christian religion.
What are 'galleries' in a Byzantine Church, and why were they created?
Select any two churches or cathedrals in this section. Compare and Contrast the two.
What happened in Constantinople in 1453, and how did this affect the Eastern Byzantine Empire?
Terms To Know
Artwork to remember
|Santa Sabina (Rome) 422-432||Mausoleum of Galla Placidia (Ravenna) 425-426||Hagia Sophia (Istanbul) 532-537||Church Of San Vitale (Ravenna) 526-547.|
|Cathedral of San Marco (Venice) 1063|