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Byzantium: Faith and Power (1261-1557)

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Byzantium: Faith and Power (1261-1557) - Evans, Helen C (Editor), and Evans, Helen C (Contributions by), and Talbot, Alice-Mary (Contributions by)
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The fall of the Byzantine capital of Constantinople to the Latin West in 1204 during the Fourth Crusade abruptly interrupted nearly nine hundred years of artistic and cultural traditions. In 1261, however, the Byzantine general Michael VIII Palaiologos triumphantly re-entered Constantinople and reclaimed the seat of the empire, initiating a resurgence of art and culture that would continue for nearly three hundred years, not only in the waning empire itself but also among rival Eastern Christian nations eager to assume its ...

Byzantium: Faith and Power (1261-1557) 2013, Metropolitan Museum of Art New York

ISBN-13: 9780300199574

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Byzantium: Faith and Power (1261-1557) 2004, Metropolitan Museum of Art New York, New York, NY

ISBN-13: 9780300102789