Author:Michalowski, Kazimierz; Illustrated by Zbigniew Kapuscik


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Faras : Wall Paintings in the Collection of the National Museum in Warsaw

By: Michalowski, Kazimierz; Illustrated by Zbigniew Kapuscik

Price: $36.00

Publisher: Wydawnictwo Artystyczno-Graficzne: 1974

Seller ID: 15950

Condition: Very Good+ in Very Good+ dust jacket

332 pages; Folio (13.25") 34 cm; Large heavy hardcover, blue cloth, white lettering, brown endpapers, 332 total pages, being 74 pages of text, with copious footnotes, 80 b/w diagrams in text, followed by 204 glossy pages of photos, many in full color, with detailed captions, followed by 128 pages of translations of inscr*ptions, with bibliography and index. ; Magnificent collection of early Nubian Christian art recovered from Faras, Egypt, by Polish archaeologists: Images of Christ, Madonna, saints, icons, crosses, prayers, etc, originally painted on the cathedral's walls as frescoes. ; Sc... View more info