Art 202 Selected Medieval Monument Study Guide D. Sadler
Domus Ecclesiae, Dura Europos 231 Christian Meeting House
Baptistery (Yale) and frescoes from Synagogue thereof
Catacombs: Coemeterium Maius, Christ as Good Shepherd, 3rd c.
Priscilla, Christ as Good Shepherd
Callisto (Callixtus), Eucharistic Fish and Bread, 3rd. c.
Priscilla, Donna Velata, 3rd.c.
Priscilla, Three Hebrews in Fiery Furnace
Priscilla, Mother and Child
Peter and Marcellinus: Agape Meal, Noah and the Ark, Susanna and
the Elders, late 3rd.c.
Jonah marble statues from Asia Minor, 3rd. c., Cleveland Museum of Art
Sarcophogai: Good Shepherd sarcophagus, Lateran Museum 4thc.
Jonah sarcophagus, late 3rdc.
Junius Bassus sarcophagus, Vatican, 359
Sarcophagus from S. Maria Antiqua, 3rd. c.
Christ/Helios from Mausoleum of Julii, mosaic, 3rd. c.
Palace of Diocletian, Split, Yugoslavia (peristyle court, fastigium)
The Age of Constantine:
Rome, St. John’s in the Lateran (S. Giovanni Laterano, c. 320)
Rome, Old St. Peter’s c. 324-330
Rome, St. Paul’s outside the walls
Bethlehem, Church of the Nativity
Jerusalem, Church of the Holy Sepulchre c. 325-326
Rome, Sta. Costanza c. 350
Tetrarchs c. 305
Bust of Constantine
Triumphal Arch of Constantine c. 312
Obelisk of Theodosius c. 390 (Constantinople)
Missorium of Theodosius c. 388
Brescia Casket c. 370
Diptych of Symmachus
Poet and Muse, c. 500
Consular diptych of Anastasius c. 517
Guards and Women at the Tomb of Christ, Milan ivory c. 400
Barberini Ivory—Anastasius or Justinian?
Archangel Michael c. 519
Throne of Maximian, ivory over wood, 545-553
Manuscripts: (roll and codex)
Quedlinburg Itala fragment
Vatican Virgil, Georgics, Sack of Troy
Roman Virgil, Ecologues, Georgics
Vienna Dioscurides, De Materia medica 512, Anicia Juliana, portrait of Dioscurides, portrait of the 7 physicians, portrait of author & artist at work
Vienna Genesis, Rebecca and Eliezar at the Well, Temptation of Joseph and Potiphar’s wife, Jacob vs. the angel…
Rossano Gospels, St. Mark, Raising of Lazarus, Christ before Pilate
Rabbula Gospels, Canon Tables, Ascension, Crucifixion, and Pentecost (586)
5th century Rome:
S. Maria Maggiore, 432-440, mosaics—Stoning of Moses, Crossing the Red Sea, the Parting of Lot and Abraham, Infancy of Christ, etc.
S. Sabina, 422-432, wood doors!
Ravenna: Mausoleum of Galla Placidia c. 425-450
Baptistery of the Orthodox, c. 475
The Age of Justinian:
S. Apollinare Nuovo, Ravenna, male and female martyrs and miracles and Passion of Christ (Holy Women at the Tomb), 556-565
S. Apollinare in Classe, Ravenna, 549 The Transfiguration
S. Vitale, Ravenna, 527-548 (Justinian, Theodora, Maximian)
Constantinople: Hagia Sophia, 532-537
SS. Sergius and Bacchus