Armenian Manuscripts of the Crimea in Collections of Moscow
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- Armenian manuscripts; miniature; colophon; iconography; painting; the Crimea; Bakhchisaray; Kafa; Karasu-bazar
The scientific article presents studies of three Armenian manuscripts of the 17th-19th centuries. These are Collection of Liturgical Texts, Hmayil and Herbal Treatment Guide (Treatment Book), originating from the scriptoria of the Crimean peninsula (Bakhchisaray, Kafa, Karasu-bazar). Manuscripts are kept in two significant collections in Moscow: the Russian State Archive of Ancient Acts and the Russian State Library. A brief codicological characteristic for each manuscript is given. It is also presented art-historical, iconography, paleographic analysis of the miniatures and colophon that allows the scholars to get acquainted with the results of a comprehensive study of the manuscripts’ heritage of Crimean Armenians Late Middle Ages.
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TY - CONF AU - Mikayel Arakelyan PY - 2018/12 DA - 2018/12 TI - Armenian Manuscripts of the Crimea in Collections of Moscow BT - Proceedings of the 2nd International Conference on Art Studies: Science, Experience, Education (ICASSEE 2018) PB - Atlantis Press SP - 19 EP - 25 SN - 2352-5398 UR - https://doi.org/10.2991/icassee-18.2018.4 DO - https://doi.org/10.2991/icassee-18.2018.4 ID - Arakelyan2018/12 ER -