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Unformatted text preview: Style 1. Describe the rich blend of motifs in the Hiberno Saxon style as evidenced in the cloisonné purse cover from the Sutton Hoo burial. Materials and Techniques 1. Explain the overall layout of a Gospel Book as it was designed in the Medieval scriptorium. Compare and Discuss 1. Compare the decorations of the “Lion” page in the Book of John, Gospel Book of Durrow with the “Chi Rho and Iota page” in the Book of Matthew, Book of Kells . 2. Explain how the Palace Chapel, Aachen relates to the Church of San Vitale, Ravenna by comparing the two architectural monuments. 3. Ottonian manuscripts are noted for their intellectual and artistic qualities. Explain the type of iconography popular at that time as evident in the Liuthar Gospel and the Gospel of Otto III....
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- Middle Ages, Insular art, Illuminated manuscript, Sutton Hoo, Mandorla Martyrium Mausoleum Narthex Parchment Picture stones Repousse Refectory Reliquary Ribbon interlace Rune stones Transept Triumphal arch Scriptorium Vellum Westwork Historical Evidence