Cathedral (Monreale, Italy): Mosaic: The Story of Isaac and Jacob: Detail: Isaac blessing Jacob

Published/Created:
ca. 1100-1200
Date Depicted:
1975
500 AD - 1499 AD
Notes:
The tunic in another variation.
Abstract:
Essentially Roman is form, Byzantine dress looks totally new. Garments include the kneelength tunica tolaris, the pallium, and the paludamentum, which is now decorated with the tablion. Gradually, through the seventh century, the toga becomes very narrow.
Topics:
Mosaics -- Italy -- 12th century -- (YVRC)
Culture:
Byzantine
Accession Number:
4388-199
Genre:
costume (mode of fashion): clothing (AAT)
mosaics (AAT)
Format:
Image
Content Type:
Clothing & Accessories
Furnishings & Decorative Arts
Rights:
The use of this image may be subject to the copyright law of the United States (Title 17, United States Code) or to site license or other rights management terms and conditions. The person using the image is liable for any infringement.
Access Restrictions:
Yale Community Only
Source Creator:
Button, Jeanne and Sbarge, Stephen
Source Title:
History of Costume, In Slides, Notes and Commentaries: Volume 1
Source Created:
New York, NY
Theatre Arts Slide Presentations
1975
Call Number:
GT513 +B87 1 (LC)
Orbis Barcode:
39002051938497
Yale Collection:
Visual Resources Collection
Digital Collection:
Visual Resources Collection
Original Repository:
Monreale, Italy: Cathedral
OID:
10542895
PID:
digcoll:1826764