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HISTORY AND ART OF THE RUSSIAN ICON FROM THE X TO THE XX CENTURIES.

Vorobyev, Nikolai A.

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ISBN 10: 0940202069 / ISBN 13: 9780940202061
Published by Siamese Imports Co. (1986), Manhasset, NY, 1986
Condition: Fine Hardcover
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Folio 143 pgs., well illust with color photos. Book and dust jacket fine condition. Inkinscription on half title page. Bookseller Inventory # 4399

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Title: HISTORY AND ART OF THE RUSSIAN ICON FROM THE...

Publisher: Siamese Imports Co. (1986), Manhasset, NY

Publication Date: 1986

Binding: Hard Cover

Book Condition:Fine

Dust Jacket Condition: Fine

Edition: First edition.

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The art of Russian icon painting - spiritual, symbolic, significant, & profoundly meaningful - does not easily reveal its mysteries. A true appreciation of the art requires knowledge of the periods, the cultures, and the people who produced it. This book deals with all aspects of this extraordinary art in a fascinating, clear, & comprehensive manner. There 149 beautiful color plates.

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Text: English, Russian (translation)

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