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La Rotonde Palatine a Thessalonique (French language text): Architecture et Mosa ques The Cth Roman Rotunda church in Thessaloniki is the most important monument of the early Christian era In this comprehensive monograph, Hjalmar Torp presents the findings of his life long archaeological and iconographic research on the Rotunda He explores the archaeological data, the various phases of the architecture, and the chronological issues of the monument The nuanced descriptions of the mosaics, their colours and their techniques are based on a detailed scaffold review and survey The iconography of the mosaics is then analyzed and interpreted in conjunction with historical and theological sources the building of the palatine church and its sumptuous decoration is attributed to an initiative by Theodosius the Great This slip cased set of two books, abundantly documented and richly illustrated, is a unique testimony on the RotundaillusHjalmar Torp is Professor Emeritus at the University of Oslo and Member of the Norwegian Academy of Science and Letters He has been honoured with the Silver Medal of Hagios Demetrios from the Holy Diocese of Thessaloniki and is an honorary citizen of the city of Cividale del Friuli and Knight of the Order of Merit of the Italian Republic His books include Il Tempietto Longobardo di Cividale L architettura del Tempietto RomaThe Integrating System of Proportion in Byzantine Art An Essay on the Method of the Painters of Holy Images RomeBilder og billedbruk i Bysants with B Kiilerich, OsloHe has previously published with Kapon Editions The Rotunda in Thessaloniki and its Mosaics with B Kiilerich, AthensEnglish and Greek editions, paperback, pp, GBP

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  • John Doe
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  • 18 June 2019
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