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Theophanes

Overview page. Subjects: Classical Studies.

Leading citizen and magistrate of Mytilene, friend and historian of Cn. Pompeius Magnus (1), whom he accompanied in the Third Mithradatic War, receiving Roman citizenship from him, and...

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Theophanes

Overview page. Subjects: Medieval and Renaissance History (500 to 1500).

(Θεοφάνης) favorite and adviser of Romanos I; patrikios, protovestiarios, and later parakoimomenos; died after 947.

Theophanes came to the fore in October 925, when he replaced...

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Theophanes (947)

Alexander Kazhdan.

in The Oxford Dictionary of Byzantium

January 1991; p ublished online January 2005 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Medieval and Renaissance History (500 to 1500). 208 words.

(Θεοφάνης) favorite and adviser of Romanos I; patrikios, protovestiarios, and later parakoimomenos; died after 947.

Theophanes

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Chrysobalantes, Theophanes

John Scarborough.

in The Oxford Dictionary of Byzantium

January 1991; p ublished online January 2005 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Medieval and Renaissance History (500 to 1500). 154 words.

physician; fl. probably 10th C.

Recent research has demonstrated that the name of Theophanes Nonnos, previously ascribed to this

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Theophanes Chrysobalantes

Overview page. Subjects: Medieval and Renaissance History (500 to 1500).

Physician; fl. probably 10th C.

Recent research has demonstrated that the name of Theophanes Nonnos, previously ascribed to this physician, derives from a Renaissance forgery. No...

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Theophanes Graptos

Overview page. Subjects: Medieval and Renaissance History (500 to 1500).

(Γραπτός, lit. “marked with writing”), saint; brother of Theodore Graptos; born in the Moabite mountains ca.778, died in Constantinople ? 11 Oct. 845.

A defender of icon...

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THEOPHANES OF CONSTANTINOPLE - Painter

in Benezit Dictionary of Artists

January 2006; p ublished online November 2011 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Art; Biographical Studies. 22 words.

13th century, male.

Active c. 1250.

Painter.

Theophanes settled in Venice and had many followers there.

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Theophanes of Byzantium

in The Oxford Dictionary of Late Antiquity

March 2018; p ublished online March 2018 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Late Antiquity. 79 words.

Mid- to late 6th-century historian, known only from *Photius (64). In ten books Theophanes covered *diplomacy and military

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Later Historians: Theophanes

James Howard‐Johnston.

in Witnesses to a World Crisis

June 2010; p ublished online September 2010 .

Chapter. Subjects: Classical History. 21858 words.

Theophanes' Chronographia is a rich repository of material culled from earlier sources, put together soon after 810. He made extensive use of George of Pisidia's official history of...

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Theophanes the Greek

Overview page. Subjects: Medieval and Renaissance History (500 to 1500) — Art.

(Rus., ‘Feofan Grek’) (b c.1330; d c.1410).

Painter from Constantinople, active mainly in Russia. Several fresco cycles by him are recorded in early...

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Theophanes

Alexander Hugh McDonald and Antony Spawforth.

in Oxford Research Encyclopedia of Classics

P ublished online March 2016 .

Article. Subjects: Ancient Roman History. 110 words.

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