LateAntiquity - Pagans,Christians,and Jews:...

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1 Pagans, Christians, and Jews: The Art of Late Antiquity 1 3
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2 The Art of Late Antiquity • Dura Europus Dura Europus •The Catacombs and Funerary Art • Architecture – Basilica plan – Central plan 4 •Mosa ics •Ivory Carvings Subjects •Jew ish – Abraham and the sacrifice of Isaac –Jonah and the Whale •L i fe of Jesus
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3 Dura Europus •C i ty on western bank of Euphrates River •Macedon ian military base Roman outpost •Mu l t i lingual population •Fe l
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4 Samuel anoints David, detail of the mural paintings in the syna gogue, Dura Europos, Syria, ca. 245–256. Tempera on plaster, 47 high.
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