When was the fall of the Western Empire?
When was Iconoclam & the Middle Byzantine?
When was Christianity divided into two Parts? AKA The Schism
When did the West occupy Constantinope?
When was Constantinople Captured?
This year was the end of Byzantine art?
The late Byzantine empire fell to who?
The Ottoman Turks
Who was Justinians Wife?
What 3 roles do the men in the Mosaics in San Vitale represent?
-Church -Military -Emperor
What does Purple Symbolize?
What does not from human hands mean?
Who built the first Temple?
Where is the Ark of the Covenant?
Under the Dome of the Rock
Which Edit made Christianity the offical Religion?
380 Edit of Thessalonica
Hagia Sophia means?
Which two buildings did Justinian Comission?
-Hagia Sophia -San Vitale
Menorah's and the Ark of the Covenant
-Object in the Middle is the Ark of the Covenant
-Found in Catacombs
Mosaic Floor of the Beth Alpha Synagogue
-Rounded structure at the top is the apse.
-The Torah would go in the apse
-Pigments of Gold Leaf on Vellam
-Depicts Parting of the Red Sea
-Made for Passover
-Audience was a wealthy family in Spain.
Catacomb of Priscilla
-Entrance to Catacomb
Church of Hagia Sophia
-Emperor that comissioned was Justinian I
-Made of Brick and Ceramic
-The First one was destroyed and the second one was burned
-It was first a Chruch, then a mosque, and is now a museum.
-Figure behind Christ is a Mandorla
(A Mandorla is an Almond shaped area for a holy person)
Christ Pantocrator, Monastary St. Catherine
-Gift from Justinian to Monastary
-Encaustic Painint on Wood