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" as far as we can judge from the slight remains of them, as well as from the engravings, exhibit much grandeur of arrangement, and as regards the distribution of the spaces and mode of decoration, approach very near to the wall-paintings of the best period... "
Symbols of Christendom: an elementary text-book - Page 23
by John Radford Thomson - 1867
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Kugler's Hand-book of Painting: The Schools of Painting in Italy, Volume 1

Franz Kugler - Painting - 1851 - 539 pages
...regards the distribution of the spaces and mode of decoration, approach very near to the wall paintings of the best period of the Empire. They are also characterized...though accompanied by certain technical deficiencies. Through the deep spirit of the new religion the genius of ancient manners and of ancient art, though...
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Kugler's Hand-book of Painting: The Schools of Painting in Italy, Volume 1

Franz Kugler - Painting - 1851 - 539 pages
...Catacombs, as far as we can judge from the slight remains of them, as well as from the engravings, exhibit much grandeur of arrangement, and, as regards...and mode of decoration, approach very near to the wall paintings of the best period of the Empire. They are also characterized by a peculiar solemnity...
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Handbook of painting: The Italian schools, Volume 1

Franz Kugler - Painting - 1869
...Catacombs, as far as wo can judge from the slight remains of them, as well as from the engravings, exhibit much grandeur of arrangement, and, as regards...of style, though accompanied by certain technical deficieuces. Through the deep spirit of the new religion the genius of ancient manners and of ancient...
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The Dublin Review, Volume 13; Volume 65

Nicholas Patrick Wiseman - 1869
...Tom. ip 322. those in the tomb of Caius Sextius which was erected BC 32. Kugler declares that they " approach very near to the wallpaintings of the best period of the empire," and that " the light arabesques remind us of the paintings at Pompeii and in the baths of Titus." We...
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Roma Sotterranea: Or, An Account of the Roman Catacombs ..., Volume 2

Giovanni Battista de Rossi, James Spencer Northcote - 1879
...branch." And another says,2 that "as regards the distribution of the spaces and mode of decoration, they approach very near to the wall-paintings of the best period of the empire ; the light arabesques remind us of the paintings at Pompeii and the Baths of Titus ; they are characterised...
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Early and Imperial Rome: Or, Promenade Lectures on the Archaeology of Rome

Hodder Michael Westropp - Archaeology - 1884 - 246 pages
...Dr. Kugler, 'as far as we can judge from the slight remains of them, as well as from the engravings, exhibit much grandeur of arrangement, and as regards...though accompanied by certain technical deficiencies. Through the deep spirit of the new religion, the genius of ancient manners and of ancient art, though...
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