Russian copper icons and crosses from the Kunz Collection : castings of faith / Richard Eighme Ahlborn and Vera Beaver-Bricken Espinola, editors.

Collection Type

  • Books and periodicals

GUSN

GUSN-152978

Description

85 p. : ill. (some col.), map ; 28 cm.

Details

Descriptive Terms

Icons, Russian.
Crosses
Copperwork
Christian art and symbolism Modern period, 1500-
Icons

Originator

Ahlborn, Richard E.
Espinola, Vera B.
Kunz Collection.

Contents

Russia, 1600-1900 / Nicholas V. Riasanovsky -- Russian orthodox theology and icons, 1600-1900 / Dmitry Grigorieff -- Copper icons in daily use in old Russia / Vera Beaver-Bricken Espinola -- Icons amidst Russian old believers of Oregon and Alaska / Richard A. Morris -- Icons in the daily life of Pomorians in the United States ; Old believers and the manufacturing of copper icons / Anton Serge Beliajeff -- Iconographic form and content in the Kunz Collection / Basil Lefchick -- The technology and conservation of the Kunz Collection / Vera Beaver-Bricken Espinola -- Illustrated catalog of the 1988 NMAH display : "Castings of faith : Russian copper icons and crosses from the Kunz Collection" / Richard Eighme Ahlborn, with Vera Beaver-Bricken Espinola and Basil Lefchick.

Publication

Washington, D.C. : Smithsonian Institution Press

Publisher Series

Smithsonian studies in history and technology ;

Description

85 p. : ill. (some col.), map ; 28 cm.

Notes

Includes bibliographical references (p. 84-85).
Rodris Roth Library.

Call Number

Roth/Coll. NK1653.S65 R8 1990

Other People and Orgs

Kunz Collection.

Places

Russia.
Russia
Washington (D.C.)