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Sirarpie Der Nersessian Papers and Photographs, 1939-1966 (ICFA)

  • MS.BZ.005
  • Collection
  • 1939 - 1966

Sirarpie Der Nersessian was one of the pioneers of Armenian-Byzantine art history. She established the methodology for the study of Armenian illuminated manuscripts and incorporated Armenian art into the scope of Byzantine art history. Over the co...

Der Nersessian, Sirarpie

Franklin M. Biebel Photograph Albums of Mosaics, ca. 1950s

  • PH.BZ.006
  • Collection
  • 1950 - 1959

Assembled by Biebel around 1955, the albums include photographs, plans, and documentary information on floor mosaics from Byzantium and the West. It also includes one album of coptic textiles. The most extensive coverage is of the Gerasa (Jerash) ...

Biebel, Franklin M. (Franklin Matthews)

Illuminated Manuscript Photographs Collection, ca. 1950

  • PH.BZ.005
  • Collection
  • 1945 - 1955

This collection gathers together photographs of Byzantine and Armenian manuscript illuminations photographed by the Library of Congress, scholars, museums and other photo archives. A significant portion of the collection reflects the research of A...

Library of Congress

Architecture

  • US DcWaDIC PH.BZ.001-01
  • Series

The collection includes images from sites in the following countries: Albania, Algeria, Armenia, Bulgaria, Croatia, Cyprus, Egypt, France, Georgia, Germany, Greece, Israel, Italy, Jordan, Lebanon, Libya, Macedonia, Montenegro, Romania, Russia, Ser...

Metalwork

  • US DcWaDIC PH.BZ.001-05
  • Series

The collection includes images of objects in repositories in the following countries: Afghanistan, Algeria, Austria, Belgium, Bulgaria, Croatia, Cyprus, Czech Republic, Denmark, Egypt, France, Georgia, Germany, Great Britain, Greece, Hungary, Isra...

Panel Painting

  • US DcWaDIC PH.BZ.001-10
  • Series

The collection includes images from sites and repositories in the following countries: Albania, Bosnia and Herzegovina, Bulgaria, Croatia, Cuba, Cyprus, Egypt, France, Georgia, Germany, Great Britain, Greece, Israel, Italy, Macedonia, Montenegro,...

Arthur Kingsley Porter Photographs of Architecture and Manuscripts, 1980s

  • PH.BZ.007
  • Collection
  • 1980 - 1989

Selections from Porter's photograph collection at Harvard that Porter took and compiled in the early 20th century. These duplicate photographs depict Byzantine and Medieval architecture, wall paintings, and sculpture from Egypt, France, Greece, Is...

Porter, Arthur Kingsley

Black and White Mounted Photograph Collection

  • PH.BZ.001
  • Collection

The collection includes over 75,000 mounted black and white photographic prints of Byzantine art, architecture, and archaeology, its bulk being from the fourth through the fifteenth century, along with corresponding negatives where available. The ...

Dumbarton Oaks

Manuscripts

  • US DcWaDIC PH.BZ.001-04
  • Series

The collection includes images of objects in repositories in the following countries: Armenia, Australia, Denmark, Egypt, France, Georgia, Germany, Great Britain, Greece, Israel, Italy, Netherlands, Romania, Russia, Spain, Sweden, Turkey, and Ukra...

Mosaic Pavement

  • US DcWaDIC PH.BZ.001-09
  • Series

The collection includes images from sites and repositories in the following countries: Albania, Algeria, Belgium, Bulgaria, Croatia, Cyprus, France, Georgia, Great Britain, Greece, Israel, Italy, Jordan, Lebanon, Libya, Macedonia, Morocco, Portuga...

Wall Painting

  • US DcWaDIC PH.BZ.001-13
  • Series

The collection includes images from sites and repositories the following countries: Albania, Bulgaria, Cyprus, Egypt, France, Georgia, Germany, Great Britain, Greece, Israel, Italy, Lebanon, Macedonia, Montenegro, Romania, Russia, Serbia, Spain, S...

Kurt Weitzmann Photographs of Manuscripts, 1980s-1990s

  • PH.BZ.008
  • Collection
  • 1980 - 1999

Duplicate photographs of Greek manuscripts, Latin manuscripts, and ancient book illuminations originally compiled by Kurt Weitzmann throughout his career from the early 1930s to the 1980s.

Weitzmann, Kurt

Corpus of Early Christian and Byzantine Silver, 1981-1986

  • MS.BZ.020
  • Collection
  • 1981 - 1986

The collection documents approximately 1,500 Byzantine silver vessels and utensils produced for liturgical and domestic use between 300 and 1453 CE within the geographical boundaries of the Roman and Byzantine empires (as known, ca. 1985). Silver ...

Diebold, William

Mosaics

  • US DcWaDIC PH.BZ.001-07
  • Series

The collection includes images from sites the following countries: Albania, Algeria, Croatia, Cyprus, Denmark, Egypt, France, Georgia, Germany, Greece, Israel, Italy, Russia, Syria, Tunisia, Turkey, and Ukraine.

Epigraphy

  • US DcWaDIC PH.BZ.001-02
  • Series

The collection includes images from sites and repositories in the following countries: Albania, Algeria, Bulgaria, Croatia, Cyprus, Egypt, France, Georgia, Germany, Great Britain, Greece, Israel, Italy, Jordan, Lebanon, Macedonia, Netherlands, Rom...

Minor Media

  • US DcWaDIC PH.BZ.001-06
  • Series

The collection includes images of objects in repositories in the following countries: Afghanistan, Algeria, Austria, Bulgaria, Cyprus, Egypt, France, Georgia, Germany, Great Britain, Greece, Hungary, Israel, Italy, Jordan, Macedonia, Moldova, Roma...

Sculpture

  • US DcWaDIC PH.BZ.001-11
  • Series

The collection includes images from sites and repositories the following countries: Afghanistan, Albania, Algeria, Armenia, Austria, Bosnia and Herzegovina, Bulgaria, Croatia, Cyprus, Denmark, Egypt, France, Georgia, Germany, Great Britain, Greece...