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ID: 300020449
Page Link: http://vocab.getty.edu/page/aat/300020449

 

Record Type: concept
Coptic (culture or style) (Egyptian (ancient), Mediterranean (Early Western World), ... Styles and Periods (hierarchy name))

 

Note: Culture or the style of artistic production produced by Christian Egyptians between mainly the 4th and 7th centuries or the 5th and 8th centuries according to some authors, but also including works produced up to the 12th century. Works of art are characterized by bright flat color, static figures, and decorative motifs derived from Syrian, Near Eastern, and ancient Egyptian sources. They include ivory and stone carvings, manuscript illumination, pottery, wall paintings, and woven textiles. Architecture is distinguished by the construction of churches, cenobitic cells, and funerary monuments.
 
Terms:
Coptic (culture or style) (preferred,C,U,English-P,D,U,A)
Coptic Egyptian (Migration culture or period) (C,U,English,UF,U,U)
Copt (Migration culture or period) (C,U,English,UF,U,U)
科普特 (C,U,Chinese (traditional)-P,D,U,U)
科普特藝術 (C,U,Chinese (traditional),UF,U,U)
kē pǔ tè (C,U,Chinese (transliterated Hanyu Pinyin)-P,UF,U,U)
ke pu te (C,U,Chinese (transliterated Pinyin without tones)-P,UF,U,U)
k'o p'u t'e (C,U,Chinese (transliterated Wade-Giles)-P,UF,U,U)
Koptisch (C,U,German-P,D,U,A)
Koptisch (periode) (Dutch-P,D,U,A)
Copte (C,U,French-P,D,U,A)
Copto (C,U,Portuguese-P,D,U,A)
Copto (Spanish-P,D,U,A)
Copto (Italian-P,D,U,A)
Cóptico (período) (C,U,Spanish,AD,U,U)

Facet/Hierarchy Code:  F.FL

Hierarchical Position:

Hierarchy of Styles and Periods Facet
Styles and Periods Facet
Hierarchy of Styles and Periods (hierarchy name)
.... Styles and Periods (hierarchy name) (G)
Hierarchy of <styles, periods, and cultures by region>
........ <styles, periods, and cultures by region> (G)
Hierarchy of Early Western World
............ Early Western World (G)
Hierarchy of Mediterranean (Early Western World)
................ Mediterranean (Early Western World) (G)
Hierarchy of Egyptian (ancient)
.................... Egyptian (ancient) (G)
Hierarchy of Coptic (culture or style)
........................ Coptic (culture or style) (G)

Additional Notes:
Chinese (traditional) ..... 指主要發展於西元四世紀至七世紀,或根據某些作者認定介於西元前五世紀至八世紀間,由埃及裔基督徒創造的藝術製作風格,同時也指稱直至十二世紀前所製作的某些藝術品。藝術品特色為明亮單調的色彩、靜態的人物,以及擷取自敘利亞、近東及古埃及等文化源頭的裝飾母題。它們包括象牙與石頭雕刻、手抄本彩繪、陶器、壁畫及織品。建築特色則為教堂、隱修室(cenobitic cells)以及喪葬紀念碑的建造。 
Dutch ..... Verwijst naar de stijl van kunstvoorwerpen zoals voortgebracht door christelijke Egyptenaren, voornamelijk tussen de 4de en 7de eeuw, volgens sommige auteurs tussen de 5de en 8ste eeuw, al worden ook werken tot in de 12de eeuw tot deze stijl gerekend. De kunstwerken kenmerken zich door heldere, matte kleuren, statische figuren en decoratieve motieven afgeleid van bronnen uit Syrië, het Nabije Oosten en het oude Egypte. Ze omvatten ivoren en stenen beeldsnijwerk, boekillustraties, aardewerk, muurschilderingen en geweven textilia. De bouwkunst kenmerkt zich door de bouw van kerken, kloostercellen en grafmonumenten. 
Spanish ..... Se refiere al estilo de producción artística producido por egipcios cristianos entre principalmente los siglos IV y VII a.C. o los siglos V y VIII a.C. según algunos autores, pero también incluye obras producidas hasta el siglo XII a.C. Las obras de arte se caracterizan por colores brillantes lisos, figuras estáticas y motivos decorativos derivados de Siria, Cercano Oriente, antiguas fuentes egipcias y antiguas. Incluyen marfil y tallado en piedra, ilustración de manuscritos, cerámica, murales y tejido textil. La arquitectura se distingue por la construcción de iglesias, celdas cenobíticas y monumentos funerarios. 

Related concepts:
distinguished from ....  Coptic (Orthodox Christianity)
..................................  (Oriental Orthodox, Christianity, ... Associated Concepts (hierarchy name)) [300022022]

Sources and Contributors:
科普特............  [AS-Academia Sinica Preferred]
...........  智慧藏百科全書網 June 25, 2012
科普特藝術............  [AS-Academia Sinica]
..............  大英百科全書線上繁體中文版 August 22, 2012
Copt (Migration culture or period)............  [VP]
...........................................................  Oxford Companion to Art (1996) 278 ff.
Copte............  [VP]
..............  Cassell's French Dictionary (1981) 192
Coptic (culture or style)............  [GCI Preferred, VP Preferred]
............................................  AATA database (2002-) 122314 checked 26 January 2012
............................................  Avery Index (1963-) (source AAT) - subhead.; Coptic
............................................  Cottrell, Concise Encyclopedia of Archaeology (1960) Coptic
............................................  Getty Vocabulary Program rules
............................................  Grove Dictionary of Art (1996) Vol. 7, 818; Coptic
............................................  Lucie-Smith, Thames & Hudson Dictionary of Art Terms (1986) 58; Coptic
............................................  Mayer, Dictionary of Art Terms and Techniques (1969) 94; Coptic
............................................  Oxford Companion to Art (1984) 279; Coptic
............................................  Ruffle, Egyptians (1977) 107; Coptic
Coptic Egyptian (Migration culture or period)............  [VP]
..........................................................................  Grove Art Online (2008-)
Cóptico (período)............  [CDBP-SNPC Preferred]
................................  TAA database (2000-)
Copto............  [CDBP-SNPC, VP]
..............  Cassell's Italian Dictionary (1983) 130
..............  Cassell's Spanish Dictionary (1990) 710
..............  Fatás y Borrás, Diccionario de términos de Arte y elementos de Arqueología, Heráldica y Numismática (1997) 68
kē pǔ tè............  [AS-Academia Sinica]
.................  AS-Academia Sinica data (2014-)
ke pu te............  [AS-Academia Sinica]
.................  AS-Academia Sinica data (2014-)
Koptisch (periode)............  [RKD, AAT-Ned Preferred, VP]
...................................  AAT-Ned (1994-)
...................................  Cassell's Dutch Dictionary (1981) 97
...................................  Cassell's German Dictionary (1978) 940
...................................  Wit, Oud-Egyptische kunst (1946)
k'o p'u t'e............  [AS-Academia Sinica]
.......................  AS-Academia Sinica data (2014-)
 
Subject: .....  [AS-Academia Sinica, BHA, CDBP-SNPC, GCI, RKD, AAT-Ned, VP]
............  AATA database (2002-) 122314 checked 26 January 2012
............  CDMARC Subjects: LCSH (1988-) ...,Coptic
............  RIBA, Architectural Keywords (1982) Coptic...
............  RILA, Subject Headings (1975-1990) Coptic...
............  Wit, Oud-Egyptische kunst (1946)
 
Note:
English .......... [VP]
.......... Grove Art Online (2003-2008) "Coptic art," accessed 8 June 2004
.......... Oxford Companion to Art (1996) 278 ff.
Chinese (traditional) .......... [AS-Academia Sinica]
.......... AS-Academia Sinica data (2014-)
Dutch .......... [RKD, AAT-Ned]
.......... AAT-Ned (1994-)
.......... Wit, Oud-Egyptische kunst (1946)
Spanish .......... [CDBP-SNPC]
.......... TAA database (2000-)

 

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