By Sergei Mariev, Wiebke-Marie Stock
Compared to the wave of study devoted to the aesthetics of the Latin center a while, Byzantine aesthetics needs to be thought of a comparatively new and nonetheless mostly unexplored topic. The contributions assembled within the current quantity record the turning out to be learn curiosity during this box and current a large choice of concerns and methodologies that would be of curiosity to scholars and students of the philosophy, artwork, and literature of overdue Antiquity and the Byzantine interval.
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Dionysius the Areopagite, especially in relation to Christian Art. The Sacristy. A Quarterly Review of Ecclesiastical Art and Literature 2 (1972), 12–39. Concerning Dionysios’ conception of image cf. S, Eikonographia. La pensée de l’image selon Denys l’Aréopagite, see n. 2. Cf. E. P. Abbot Suger: On the abbey church of St. Denis and its art treasures. Princeton, 1946; O. von S. Die gotische Kathedrale. Darmstadt, 1968; C. M. Gibt es eine “Theologie der gotischen Kathedrale”?
St Vladimir’s Theological Quarterly 33 (1989), 53–73, 72; K. P. W. Appendix. A Reply to Hieromonk Alexander’s Reply. St Vladimir’s Theological Quarterly 34 (1990), 324–327, 327). EH 129, 29–130, 5 (565BC) (L, R, and R): Διὸ καὶ τῶν ἱερῶν ἡ θεία θεσμοθεσία τὰς θεαρχικὰς κοινωνίας ἀμφοῖν δωρεῖται, τῇ ψυχῇ μὲν ἐν καθαρᾷ θεωρίᾳ καὶ ἐπιστήμῃ τῶν τελουμένων, τῷ σώματι δὲ κατὰ τὸ θειότατον ὡς ἐν εἰκόνι μύρον καὶ τὰ τῆς θεαρχικῆς κοινωνίας ἱερώτατα σύμβολα, τὸν ὅλον ἄνθρωπον ἁγιάζουσα καὶ τὴν ὁλικὴν αὐτοῦ σωτηρίαν ἱερουργοῦσα καὶ τελεωτάτην αὐτοῦ τὴν ἀνάστασιν ἔσεσθαι διαγγέλλουσα ταῖς καθολικαῖς ἁγιστείαις.
Ed. by A. S and G. B. Stuttgart, 1993, 13–52; A. S. Art as Liturgy. Abbot Suger of Saint-Denis and the Question of Medieval Aesthetics. In: Roma, magistra mundi. Itineraria culturae medievalis. Mélanges offerts au Père L. E. Boyle à l’occasion de son 75e anniversaire. Ed. by J. H. Louvain-la-Neuve, 1998, 855–875) has doubts; P. K. Panofsky, Suger and St Denis. Journal of the Warburg and Courtauld Institutes 50 (1987), 1–17 too. A well balanced philosophical account: W. B.
Aesthetics and Theurgy in Byzantium by Sergei Mariev, Wiebke-Marie Stock