Early Christian art and architecture
Early Christian art and architecture, works of art exhibiting Christian themes and structures designed for Christian worship created relatively soon after the death of Jesus. Most date from the 4th to the 6th cent. AD See also Christian iconography under iconography.
Sections in this article:
- Earliest Works
- Mosaics and Manuscript Illumination
- Eastern Traditions
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