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105 Lecture - BYZANTINE ART I 324AD Constantine moves the...

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BYZANTINE ART I 10/29/09 324AD: Constantine moves the capital of the empire from Rome to the Greek city of “Byzantium” on the Bosphorus and renames it after himself “Constantinople” (the “new Rome”) Byzantium=eastern Roman empire which continues to exist until 1453 Early Byzantine (324-843); Middle Byzantine (843-1204); Late Byzantine (1204-1453) Age of Justinian (527-565)=birth of a Byzantine art: Hagia Sophia; San Vitale
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Hagia Sophia, Istanbul (532-537)
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Hagia Sophia, Istanbul (532-537) compared to S. Sabina in Rome (422-432)
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Hagia Sophia, Istanbul (532-537)
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Hagia Sophia as a hybrid of two plans: Plan of Hagia Sophia (left) example of a basilica and centralized building (right)
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Hagia Sophia, longitudinal section Ground floor and gallery
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Hagia Sophia. Interior and plan. View towards apse
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Hagia Sophia.Central cupola on pendentives/Pantheon pendentive
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Hagia Sophia. Interior
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Hagia Sophia. Interior. View from aisle
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Hagia Sophia. Byzantine capital/antique column
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San Vitale, Ravenna (526-547)
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San Vitale. Plan
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San Vitale. Interior (look into presbyterium)
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San Vitale, apse mosaic (526-542). Christ on the globe with
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