Erkunde Ikonenmalerei, Wandmalereien und noch mehr!

Egypt, St Antony's monastery, founded in fourth century, thirteenth century Coptic wall painting of Virgin and Child Country : Egypt

Egypt, St Antony's monastery, founded in fourth century, thirteenth century Coptic wall painting of Virgin and Child Country : Egypt

Egypt, St Paul's Monastery, eighteenth century Coptic wall painting in narthex of cave church of St Paul, of St Theodore Stratelates

Egypt, St Paul's Monastery, eighteenth century Coptic wall painting in narthex of cave church of St Paul, of St Theodore Stratelates

Egypt, St Antony's Monastery, founded in fourth century, thirteenth century Coptic wall painting in St Antony's Church, Deisis Chapel, Christ in Majesty in a mandorla

Egypt, St Antony's Monastery, founded in fourth century, thirteenth century Coptic wall painting in St Antony's Church, Deisis Chapel, Christ in Majesty in a mandorla

+ + + Κύριε Ἰησοῦ Χριστέ, Υἱὲ τοῦ Θεοῦ, ἐλέησόν με + + + The Eastern Orthodox Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/TheEasternOrthodox Pinterest The Eastern Orthodox: http://www.pinterest.com/easternorthodox/ Pinterest The Eastern Orthodox Saints: http://www.pinterest.com/easternorthodo2/

+ + + Κύριε Ἰησοῦ Χριστέ, Υἱὲ τοῦ Θεοῦ, ἐλέησόν με + + + The Eastern Orthodox Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/TheEasternOrthodox Pinterest The Eastern Orthodox: http://www.pinterest.com/easternorthodox/ Pinterest The Eastern Orthodox Saints: http://www.pinterest.com/easternorthodo2/

Partially-restored icon (White Monastery Church, Sohag, Egypt)

Partially-restored icon (White Monastery Church, Sohag, Egypt)

The Coptic Cross. Look closely and you will see An Ancient Egyptian carrying it. Was this Cross censoring the pagan carving? Or was the Christian carver making a subtle statement regarding the important role Egypt played in upholding the faith?

The Coptic Cross. Look closely and you will see An Ancient Egyptian carrying it. Was this Cross censoring the pagan carving? Or was the Christian carver making a subtle statement regarding the important role Egypt played in upholding the faith?

This glorious frontispiece is from Vatican Coptic 9, a bi-lingual Gospel codex copied in Cairo in 1205. It is thought to be one of the most spectacular Coptic manuscripts from the middle ages. http://digi.vatlib.it/view/MSS_Vat.copt.9/0008

This glorious frontispiece is from Vatican Coptic 9, a bi-lingual Gospel codex copied in Cairo in 1205. It is thought to be one of the most spectacular Coptic manuscripts from the middle ages. http://digi.vatlib.it/view/MSS_Vat.copt.9/0008

Pinterest
Suchen