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Highslide JS Lectionary (MS979)¤¤E. Korkhmazian, I. Drampian, G. Hakopian, "Armenian Manuscripts of the 13th and 14th centuries", Matenadaran Collection, Leningrad, 1984
Title-pages, historiated miniatures (8 full-page ones, 2 occupying a third and 3 a quarter of the page), marginals (about 400), initials¤
Author: unknown¤¤unknown¤
Illuminator: N/A
Date: 1286¤
Place: Cilicia : - : - :
Current Place: Matenadaran (Yerevan)¤Matenadaran (Jerevan)
Material & Size: Parchment, 33.5 X 24.5 cm¤
Pages: 479 ff.¤f. 158
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Highslide JS The Bible (MS346)¤Bibeln (MS346)¤E. Korkhmazian, I. Drampian, G. Hakopian, "Armenian Manuscripts of the 13th and 14th centuries", Matenadaran Collection, Leningrad, 1984
Title-pages, 3 full-page historiated miniatures, portrait of the donor, self-portrait of the illuminator, marginals, initials¤Huvudsidor, 3 helsidor illustrerade miniatyrer, porträtt av donatorn, självporträtt av illustratören, marginaler, initialer
Author: Petros, Hovhannes and Melchized¤Petros, Hovhannes och Melchized¤Hovhannes Khizanetsi¤Hovhannes Khizanetsi
Illuminator: N/A
Date: 1390¤1400
Place: Western Armenia : Vaspourakan : Khizan :
Current Place: Matenadaran (Yerevan)¤Matenadaran (Jerevan)
Material & Size: Vellum, 28 X 18.5cm¤Vellum, 28 X 18.5cm
Pages: 560 ff.¤ff.519v
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Highslide JS The Gospels (MS8772)¤Evangelierna (MS8772)¤E. Korkhmazian, I. Drampian, G. Hakopian, "Armenian Manuscripts of the 13th and 14th centuries", Matenadaran Collection, Leningrad, 1984
Khorans, portraits of the Evangelists, first pages, self-portrait of the illuminator, portrait of the donor (Grigor), marginals, initials¤Khoraner, porträtt av evangelisterna, första sidorna, självporträtt av illustratören, porträtt av donatorn (Grigor), marginaler, initialer
Author: Aristakes¤Aristakes¤Tserun¤Tserun
Illuminator: N/A
Date: 1391¤
Place: Western Armenia : Vaspourakan : Aghtamar :
Current Place: Matenadaran (Yerevan)¤Matenadaran (Jerevan)
Material & Size: Vellum, 15.5 X 11.5cm¤Vellum, 15.5 X 11.5cm
Pages: 275 ff.¤f. 17
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Tserun belongs to a group of Vaspurakan artists whose work was entirely based on and inspired by the local traditions of book illumination. Tserun had numerous pupils and followers, so that the term "Tserunian style" came to be adopted in specialist literature.¤Tserun tillhör en grupp avVaspourakans konstnärer vars verk var helt baserat på och inspirerat av de lokala traditionerna för bokmålning. Tserun hade flera elever och följare, så att begreppet "Tseruniska stilen" kom att antas i speciella litteratur.

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Highslide JS Lectionary (MS979)¤¤E. Korkhmazian, I. Drampian, G. Hakopian, "Armenian Manuscripts of the 13th and 14th centuries", Matenadaran Collection, Leningrad, 1984
Title-pages, historiated miniatures (8 full-page ones, 2 occupying a third and 3 a quarter of the page), marginals (about 400), initials¤
Author: unknown¤¤unknown¤
Illuminator: N/A
Date: 1286¤
Place: Cilicia : - : - :
Current Place: Matenadaran (Yerevan)¤Matenadaran (Jerevan)
Material & Size: Parchment, 33.5 X 24.5 cm¤
Pages: 479 ff.¤f. 199
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Highslide JS The Gospels (MS5786)¤Evangeliebok (MS5786)¤E. Korkhmazian, I. Drampian, G. Hakopian, "Armenian Manuscripts of the 13th and 14th centuries", Matenadaran Collection, Leningrad, 1984
Khorans, portraits of the Evangelists, first pages, 6 full-page and marginal historiated miniatures, marginals¤Khoraner, porträtt av evangelierna, första sidor, 6 helsidor illustrerade miniatyrer, marginaler
Author: Sargis Pidzak¤Sargis Pidzak¤Sargis Pidzak¤Sargis Pidzak
Illuminator: N/A
Date: 1336¤
Place: Cilicia : - : Sis :
Current Place: Matenadaran (Yerevan)¤Matenadaran (Jerevan)
Material & Size: Parchment, 27 X 19cm¤Pergament, 27 x 19 cm
Pages: 344 ff.¤f.106 r.
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Instead of the usual method of incorporating the illustrations into the text, adopted by most Cilician artists, Sargis Pidzak resorts to a compromise between the Oriental custom of grouping all the illustrations together and placing them before the text of the manuscript in a separate fascicle, and the Byzantine tradition of preceding each of the four Gospels with a full-page illustration: he places two miniatures before each of the Gospels. Apart from these, the manuscript contains a great number of marginal historiated miniatures which form a kind of reduced illustrative cycle. Thus, the motif of The Annunciation is represented only by the figure of the archangel, the episode of The Presentation in the Temple by an outline of a small church, etc.¤Istället för den vanliga metoden för inarbetnignen av illustrationer in i texten, använt av de flesta kilikiska konstnärer, Sargis Pidzak använder sig av en kompromiss mellan orientaliska seder för gruppering av alla illustrationer tillsammans och deras placering innan manuskriptets text i en separat fascikel, och den bysantinska traditionen för föregången av var och en av de fyra evangelierna med fullsidiga illustrationer: han placerar två minatyrer innan varje evangelium. Föruom dessa, innehåller manuskriptet ett stort antal illustrerade miniatyrer i marginalen, vilka formar en sorts reducerad illustrativ cykel. Därmed presenteras motiven för Jungfrus bebådelse endast med figuren för ärkeängeln, episoden för Presentationen i templet, genom konturen av en liten kyrka etc.

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Highslide JS Lectionary (MS979)¤¤E. Korkhmazian, I. Drampian, G. Hakopian, "Armenian Manuscripts of the 13th and 14th centuries", Matenadaran Collection, Leningrad, 1984
Title-pages, historiated miniatures (8 full-page ones, 2 occupying a third and 3 a quarter of the page), marginals (about 400), initials¤
Author: unknown¤¤unknown¤
Illuminator: N/A
Date: 1286¤
Place: Cilicia : - : - :
Current Place: Matenadaran (Yerevan)¤Matenadaran (Jerevan)
Material & Size: Parchment, 33.5 X 24.5 cm¤
Pages: 479 ff.¤f. 7
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Highslide JS The Gospels (MS6305)¤Evangelierna (MS6305)¤E. Korkhmazian, I. Drampian, G. Hakopian, "Armenian Manuscripts of the 13th and 14th centuries", Matenadaran Collection, Leningrad, 1984
Khorans, portraits of the Evangelists, first pages, 23 full-page¤Khoraner, porträtt av evangelisterna, första sidorna, 23 helsidor
Author: Grigor¤Grigor¤Grigor¤Grigor
Illuminator: N/A
Date: 14C Century
Place: Eastern Armenia : Syounik : - :
Current Place: Matenadaran (Yerevan)¤Matenadaran (Jerevan)
Material & Size: Vellum, 29X23 cm¤Vellum, 29 x 23 cm
Pages: 284 ff.¤f.282
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Highslide JS The Psalms (MS1203)¤Psalmerna (MS1203)¤E. Korkhmazian, I. Drampian, G. Hakopian, "Armenian Manuscripts of the 13th and 14th centuries", Matenadaran Collection, Leningrad, 1984
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Author: unknown¤okänd¤Tadeos Avraments¤Tadeos Avraments
Illuminator: N/A
Date: 15C Century
Place: - : - : - : Place of production unknown
Current Place: Matenadaran (Yerevan)¤Matenadaran (Jerevan)
Material & Size: Vellum, 18.4 x 13 cm¤Vellum, 18.4 x 13 cm
Pages: 386 ff.¤f. 14v
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Of the two parchment folios sewn into the already bound volume, one bears a representation of Grigor Tatevatsi.¤Av de två pergamentsidor som har sytts till en redan inbunden volym, bär en av dem en representation av Grigor Tatevatsi.

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Highslide JS The Gospels (MS4823)¤Evangelierna (MS4823)¤E. Korkhmazian, I. Drampian, G. Hakopian, "Armenian Manuscripts of the 13th and 14th centuries", Matenadaran Collection, Leningrad, 1984
Khorans, portraits of the Evangelists, first pages, marginals, initials¤Khoraner, porträtt av evangelisterna, första sidor, marginaler, initialer
Author: Unknown¤Okänd¤Unknown¤Okänd
Illuminator: N/A
Date: 1224¤
Place: Karabakh : - : - : Khoranashat monastery
Current Place: Matenadaran (Yerevan)¤Matenadaran (Jerevan)
Material & Size: Parchment, 36 X 26 cm¤Pergament, 36 x 36 cm
Pages: 319 ff.¤f.6
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Highslide JS The Gospels (MS2743)¤Evangelierna (MS2743)¤E. Korkhmazian, I. Drampian, G. Hakopian, "Armenian Manuscripts of the 13th and 14th centuries", Matenadaran Collection, Leningrad, 1984
Khorans, portraits of the Evangelists, first pages, 7 full-page historiated miniatures, marginals, initials¤Khoraner, porträtt av evangelisterna, första sidorna, 7 helsidor illustrerade miniatyrer, marginaler, initialer
Author: Tiranu¤Tiranu¤Grigor¤Grigor
Illuminator: N/A
Date: 1232¤
Place: - : - : - :
Current Place: Matenadaran (Yerevan)¤Matenadaran (Jerevan)
Material & Size: Parchment, 30 X 26cm¤Pergament, 30 x 26 cm
Pages: 374 ff.¤f.202 r
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Known as the Targmantchants Gospels, after the monastery where it was kept for a considerable period of time.¤Känt som Targmantchats Evengeliet, efter klostret där det bevarades för en längre period.

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