I am an iconographer and Director of the Iconography Institute at Trinity Episcopal Cathedral, Portland, Oregon [...] where we practice the craft of iconography according to the rubrics and traditions of the Eastern Orthodox Church. This volume is one of our important research and reference works.
Once again Weitzmann brings together knowledgeable authors and researchers, each of whom contributes erudition and a great sense of history as they discuss the many icons depicted in this monumental work. This book is one of several "must have" reference books for the serious iconographer and is also a delight to those who simply want to understand what icons and their use in Orthodox Christian liturgy, are all about.
Weitzmann and his fellow authors write in a scholarly manner, but without pomposity or too technical language. The descriptions of the icons are well - matched by beautiful photographs of many historic prototypes, from which we iconographers gain much...
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