André Grabar

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André Grabar

André Nicolaevitch Grabar (July 26, 1896 – October 3, 1990) was a historian of Romanesque art and the art of the Eastern Roman Empire.

Works

(in French unles noted)

  • Boianskata tsurkva: arkhitektura--zhivopis, Sofiia: Durzhavna pechatnitsa, 1924. (Bulgarian)
  • La décoration byzantine, Paris: G. van Oest, 1928.
  • L'art byzantin, Paris: Les Éditions d'art et d'histoire, 1938.
  • Martyrium: recherches sur le culte des reliques et l'art chrétien antique, 2 vols., Paris: Collège de France, 1946.
  • La peinture byzantine: Étude historique et critique, Geneva: Editions d'Art Albert Skira, 1953.
    • Byzantine Painting: Historical and Critical Study, trans. Stuart Gilbert, Geneva: Editions d'Art Albert Skira, 1953, PDF. (English)
  • Early Medieval Painting from the Fourth to the Eleventh Century: Mosaics and Mural Painting, New York: Skira, 1957. (English)
  • L'iconoclasme byzantin: dossier archeologique, Paris: College de France, 1957.
    • Iconoclasmul bizantin, trans. and intro Daniel Barbu, Bucharest: Meridiane, 1990. Excerpts (Romanian)
  • L'Âge d'or de Justinien, de la mort de Théodose à l'Islam, Paris: Gallimard, 1966.
    • Byzantium: from the Death of Theodosius to the Rise of Islam, London: Thames and Hudson, 1966. (English)
    • The Golden Age of Justinian: from the Death of Theodosius to the rise of Islam, New York: Odyssey Press, 1967. (English)
  • Byzantium: Byzantine art in the Middle Ages, London: Methuen, 1966. (English)
  • Le Premier art chrétien (200-395), Paris: Gallimard, 1966.
    • The Beginnings of Christian Art, 200-395, London: Thames & Hudson, 1967. (English)
  • Christian Iconography, A Study of Its Origins, Princeton: Princeton University Press, 1968. (English)
  • Les voies de la création en iconographie chrétienne, Paris: Flammarion, 1978; 1979.

Literature

  • Engelina Segeevna Smirnova, Drevneruskkoe iskusstvo: Vizantiia i Drevniaia Rus: K 100-letiiu Andrieia Nilolaevicha Grabara [1896–1009], St. Petersburg, 1999. (Russian)
  • Maria Giovanna Muzj, Un maître pour l'art chrétien: André Grabar, iconographie et théophanie, Cerf, 2005.

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