9.20 Abbey Church of St. Michael
Built by Bernard of Hildesheim. It has galleries in the arms called angelic choirs.
Structure of column, column, pier, etc. It has a magular architecture,
mathematically calibrated by fractions.
9.22 Scenes f
Solomon and the Archangel Michael in Ethiopian Healing Scrolls
By: Luisa F. Bravo
Medieval Art History 51
March 5, 2013
The merging of art and science into one medical system has taken a traditional role in the
Ethiopian healing process.
2.6 St. Peters Basilica, Rome.
-Constantine donated burial ground on the Vatican hill
to the church in order to commemorate the tomb of St. Peter.
-have double aisles made of spolia from ancient buildings.
-has served as
Romanesque Art, Part II
Feb 28, 2013
13.28 Abbey Church, Cluny. Plan of Cluny II
o Found by William, Duke of Aquitaine
o Dedicated (Cluny I and Cluny II) jointly to St. Peter and St. Paul
o Becomes important center of mon
Medieval Byzantine Art: Period after Iconoclasm Feb. 19, 2013
Middle Byzantine Period
o 5.5 Christ crowning the emperor Constantine VII
o interested in collection of ancient art works i.e cameo, metalcraft
Glass bowl of 10th century
o Covered with round s
Art History 28
A Wombmans Touch
Its not often we praise women for all they bring to this world. Living in such a
patriarchal society we have actually come to demoralize and destroy our women. This exhibit
thrives to celebrate, reco
Art History 28 (formerly 55A), Arts of Africa
Benin, Oba Akenzua II (1933-1978) in royal regalia during a
palace ceremony, Nigeria, 1964.
Benin, Head of an Oba,
c. 1500-50, Nigeria.
vessel, late 16th
Art History 28 (formerly 55A). UCLA Department of Art History, Fall Quarter 2015.
Arts of Africa
Steven Nelson, Dodd 212C, 310-825-2322, email: [email protected]
Office Hours: Tuesday, 10:00 am Noon, and by appointment.
Meetings: MW, 11
What is Art History?
The Middle Ages
c. 300 c. 1450 CE
The middle of what?
Early Christian: c. 200-500
Early Byzantine: c. 300-800
Iconoclasm: 8th c. (c. 700-800