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2 edition of Tunisian mosaics found in the catalog.

Tunisian mosaics

Smithsonian Institution. Traveling Exhibition Service.

Tunisian mosaics

Carthage in the Roman era.

by Smithsonian Institution. Traveling Exhibition Service.

  • 191 Want to read
  • 36 Currently reading

Published in Washington .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Mosaics, Ancient.,
  • Mosaics, Roman.,
  • Mosaics, Tunisian.

  • Edition Notes

    StatementCirculated by the Smithsonian Institution Traveling Exhibition Service, 1967-1969.
    SeriesSmithsonian publication, 4709
    The Physical Object
    Pagination34 p.
    Number of Pages34
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL22473883M

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Tunisian mosaics by Smithsonian Institution. Traveling Exhibition Service. Download PDF EPUB FB2

Not a catalog of the exhibit (I'll be reviewing that book, "Stories in Stone: Conserving Mosaics of Roman Africa," separately), "Tunisian Mosaics, Treasures from Roman Africa" is an overview of the artistry, history and preservation of the mosaics in that region/5(7).

Abundantly illustrated throughout, Tunisian Mosaics: Treasures from Roman Africa offers the general reader a lively introduction to this extraordinary ancient art.

Initial chapters survey the historical background of Roman Africa and discuss the development of mosaic art in the Tunisian mosaics book Abundantly illustrated throughout, Tunisian Mosaics: Treasures from Roman Africa offers the general reader a lively introduction to this extraordinary ancient art.

Initial chapters survey the historical background of Roman Africa and discuss the development of mosaic art in the Mediterranean. : Tunisian Mosaics: Treasures from Roman Africa (Conservation & Cultural Heritage) () by Abed, Aïcha and a great selection of similar New, Used and Collectible Books available now at great prices.3/5(3).

Aïcha Ben Abed, director of monuments and sites at the Institut National du Patrimoine in Tunis, is one of the world's leading experts on the mosaics of Roman Africa. "A lavish tour of the Tunisian mosaics by Aïcha Ben Abed one of the world's leading experts on the mosaics of Roman Africa." —Biblical Archaeology Review.

pages 8 x Tunisian mosaics book Mosaics: Treasures from Roman Africa offers a lively introduction to this ancient art. Initial chapters survey the historical background of Roman Africa and provide an overview of African mosaic art. The book then goes on to profile six important mosaic sites and tour the collections of the country's major museums.

Additional Physical Format: Online version: Tunisian mosaics. Washington, D.C.: Smithsonian Institution, (OCoLC) Document Type: Book.

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Emma Biggs (shelved 7 times as mosaics) avg rating — 23 ratings — published Want to Read saving Want to Read. Tunisian Mosaics: Treasures from Roman Africa (Conservation & Cultural Heritage) Author. Abed, Aïcha. Publisher. Getty Conservation Institute. Publication Date. Buy This Book. $ plus shipping $ free shipping worldwide.

By purchasing books through this website, you support our non-profit organization. Ancient History. "Tunisian Mosaics", with more than sumptuous full-colour photographs, is the perfect introduction to this extraordinary ancient art. The initial chapters look at the historical background of Roman Africa and discuss the development of art in and around the Mediterranean.3/5(3).

Not a catalog of the exhibit (I'll be reviewing that book, "Stories in Stone: Conserving Mosaics of Roman Africa," separately), "Tunisian Mosaics, Treasures from Roman Africa" is an overview of the artistry, history and preservation of the mosaics in that region/5.

The national Bardo Museum is a jewel of Tunisian heritage. It is housed in an old Beylic palace dating back to the XIXth Century. It retraces, through its collections, a big part of Tunisia’s history (from Prehistory to the contemporary epoch) and contains the largest collection of mosaics in the world including the famous mosaic representing Virgil, the poet.

Buy Tunisian Mosaics: Treasures from Roman Africa by Aicha Abed online at Alibris. We have new and used copies available, in 1 editions - starting at $ Shop now. According to curator Aziza Mraihi, the Bardo Museum is "the major place to visit, to learn about the huge and rich history of Tunisia," and the mosaics offer a "unique" glimpse of life in Roman.

Table of Contents. Tunisian Mosaics is the seventh volume in the Conservation and Cultural Heritage series of the Getty Conservation Institute. It was published in and relates to the exhibition, ‘Stories in Stone: Conserving Mosaics of Roman Africa; Masterpieces from the National Museums of Tunisia’, held between 26th October and 30th April at the Getty Villa in Malibu Author: Will Wootton.

This book provides a comprehensive account of mosaics in the ancient world from the early pebble mosaics of Greece to the pavements of Christian churches in the East. Separate chapters in Part I cover the principal regions of the Roman Empire in turn, in order to bring out the distinctive characteristics of their mosaic workshops.

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Books shelved as tunisian-crochet: Tunisian Crochet by Sharon Hernes Silverman, Simply Crochet: 22 Stylish Designs for Everyday by Robyn Chachula, Learn. Click to read more about The splendours of Tunisian mosaics by Mohamed Yacoub.

LibraryThing is a cataloging and social networking site for bookloversAuthor: Mohamed Yacoub, Agency for the Development of Heritage and Cultural Promotion (Tunesia) (Editor), Mohamed Ayeb (Photographer), Gilles Mermet (Photographer). An excellent guide to the Tunisian mosaics.

A well illustrated book with many detail photographs in colour (however, many of them are oblique photos). It provides a good overview on the world of the Tunisian mosaics of the Antiquity (up to the 7th century AD) as well as on their historical and sociological background.5/5(1).13 janv.

- Tunisian mosaics have been a popular art form for literally thousands of years and where some of the world’s greatest mosaics may be found.

Voir plus d'idées sur le thème Mosaique romaine, Mosaique et Histoire de la tunisie pins.Museum conservators preserved and stabilized the 3rd-century Roman floor mosaics for an exhibition at the Getty Villa, Stories in Stone: Conserving Mosaics of Roman Africa, and for permanent display in Tunisia.

In addition, the Getty documented the prior conservation history of the works.