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Column statue

Kathryn Morrison.

in Oxford Art Online

P ublished online January 2003 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Architecture; Sculpture and Carving; Art Techniques and Principles; Byzantine and Medieval Art (500 CE to 1400). 671 words.

[column figure]

Form of sculpture in which a column and a figure are carved from a single block of stone. It is distinct from the Classical Caryatid, which structurally replaces...

Huesca

Daniel Rico.

in Oxford Art Online

P ublished online September 2010 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Architecture; Sculpture and Carving; Art Techniques and Principles; History of Art; Byzantine and Medieval Art (500 CE to 1400). 559 words.

Spanish provincial capital, to the north of Saragossa in Aragón. Known in pre-Roman Iberia as Bolskan and as Osca under the Romans, it was the seat of the Quintus Sertorius government, a null...

Jutland

Harriet Sonne de Torrens.

in Oxford Art Online

P ublished online September 2010 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Metalwork; Architecture; Sculpture and Carving; Art Techniques and Principles; History of Art; Byzantine and Medieval Art (500 CE to 1400); Christian Art. 534 words.

Mainland peninsula of modern-day Denmark and one of the three provinces (Jutland, Zealand and Skåne, southern Sweden) that constituted medieval Denmark. The conversion of the Danes to...