Readership: Scholars and graduate students of art history, religious history, and Byzantine studies.
Henry Maguire, Emeritus Professor of Art, Johns Hopkins University
Henry Maguire is Emeritus Professor of Art at Johns Hopkins University.
"Henry Maguire traces the complex rise and fall of Byzantine portrayals of the natural world in his beautiful Nectar and Illusion, which averages an illustration for every other page of text" - Lydia Wilson, Times Literary Supplement
List of Illustrations
I. Nature and Idolatry
II. Nature and Rhetoric
III. Nature and Metaphor
IV. Nature and Abstraction
V. Nature and Architecture