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Title: Documenting and Digitizing the Art of the Near East in the Index of Christian Art, Princeton University
Author(s): HOURIHANE, Colum
Journal: Eastern Christian Art
Volume: 1    Issue:   Date: 2004   
Pages: 21-28
DOI: 10.2143/ECA.1.1.516940

Abstract :
As an archive, the Index of Christian Art ( is unique and it is the only iconographically based resource in existence that caters for students of the medieval world.
A group of professional art historians with specializations in particular areas such as manuscripts, sculpture, Late Antique or Byzantine art to name just a few of the areas covered, catalogue works of arts from the early apostolic period to the end of the sixteenth century using a iconographic approach.

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