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ID: 300266032
Page Link: http://vocab.getty.edu/page/aat/300266032

 

Record Type: concept
idols (religious visual works, <visual works by function>, ... Visual and Verbal Communication (hierarchy name))

 

Note: Images of a deity used as a focus for worship; the term is usually used specifically to distinguish a non-Christian item from Christian images. For a Christian image that is itself considered sacred, use "icon." For an ancient Greek or Roman sacred image, use "cult image."
 
Terms:
idols (preferred,C,U,English-P,D,U,PN)
idol (C,U,English,AD,U,SN)
afgodsbeelden (C,U,Dutch-P,D,U,U)
idolen (C,U,Dutch,UF,U,U)
idool (C,U,Dutch,UF,U,U)
idole (C,U,French-P,AD,U,FSN)
Götterbilder (Visuelle Werke) (C,U,German,D,PN)
Götterbild (Visuelles Werk) (C,U,German-P,AD,SN)
Idol (Visuelles Werk) (C,U,German,UF,SN)
Idole (Visuelle Werke) (C,U,German,UF,PN)

Facet/Hierarchy Code:  V.VC

Hierarchical Position:

Hierarchy of Objects Facet
Objects Facet
Hierarchy of Visual and Verbal Communication (hierarchy name)
.... Visual and Verbal Communication (hierarchy name) (G)
Hierarchy of Visual Works (hierarchy name)
........ Visual Works (hierarchy name) (G)
Hierarchy of visual works (works)
............ visual works (works) (G)
Hierarchy of <visual works by function>
................ <visual works by function> (G)
Hierarchy of religious visual works
.................... religious visual works (G)
Hierarchy of idols
........................ idols (G)

Additional Notes:
Dutch ..... Beelden van een godheid die als voorwerp van aanbidding worden gebruikt; de term wordt meestal in specifieke zin gebruikt om onderscheid aan te brengen tussen een niet-christelijk object en christelijke beelden. Gebruik 'icoon' voor een christelijk beeld dat als heilig wordt beschouwd. Gebruik 'cultusbeeld' voor een oud-Grieks of -Romeins heilig beeld. 
German ..... Bild einer Gottheit, das als Mittelpunkt der Verehrung verwendet wird; der Begriff wird gewöhnlich speziell gebraucht, um ein nichtchristliches Objekt von christlichen Bildern zu unterscheiden. Für ein christliches Bild, das selbst als heilig angesehen wird, siehe "Ikone". Für ein antikes griechisches oder römisches heiliges Bild, siehe "Kultbild".  

Related concepts:
distinguished from ....  icons (devotional images)
..................................  (devotional images (religious works), religious visual works, ... Visual and Verbal Communication (hierarchy name)) [300033945]
meaning/usage overlaps with ....  cult images
..................................................  (religious visual works, <visual works by function>, ... Visual and Verbal Communication (hierarchy name)) [300178240]

Sources and Contributors:
afgodsbeelden............  [RKD, AAT-Ned Preferred]
..........................  AAT-Ned (1994-)
..........................  Van Dale Ne-En (1991)
Götterbild (Visuelles Werk)............  [IfM-SMB-PK Preferred]
...............................................  Duden [online] (2011-) http://www.duden.de/node/697757/revisions/1277986/view
...............................................  DWDS - Digitales Wörterbuch der deutschen Sprache [online] (2008-) http://www.dwds.de/?qu=G%C3%B6tterbild
...............................................  Wortschatz Universität Leipzig [online] (1998 -) "Götterbild", accessed 14 Aug 2013
Götterbilder (Visuelle Werke)............  [IfM-SMB-PK]
..................................................  Duden [online] (2011-) http://www.duden.de/node/697757/revisions/1277986/view
idol............  [AASLH Preferred, CHIN / RCIP Preferred, VP]
...........  AASLH data (2016-)
...........  CHIN / RCIP translation (2016-)
...........  Getty Vocabulary Program rules
...........  Nomenclature database (2018-) http://nomenclature.info/nom/13227; scheme: Nomenclature-Objects
...........  Nomenclature for Museum Cataloging / Nomenclature pour le catalogage translation project (2016-) 13227
Idol (Visuelles Werk)............  [IfM-SMB-PK]
......................................  Duden [online] (2011-) http://www.duden.de/node/695261/revisions/1237357/view
Idole (Visuelle Werke)............  [IfM-SMB-PK]
.........................................  AAT-Deutsch (2012-)
idole............  [AASLH, CHIN / RCIP]
..............  AASLH data (2016-)
..............  CHIN / RCIP translation (2016-)
..............  Nomenclature database (2018-) http://nomenclature.info/nom/13227; scheme: Nomenclature-Objects
..............  Nomenclature for Museum Cataloging / Nomenclature pour le catalogage translation project (2016-) 13227
idolen............  [RKD, AAT-Ned]
.................  Van Dale Ne-En (1991)
idols............  [VP Preferred]
..............  Gardner's Art Through the Ages (1986) 105
..............  Janson, History of Art (1986) 87
..............  MDA Archaeological Objects Thesaurus [online] (1997-)
..............  Random House Dictionary of the English Language (1987)
idool............  [RKD, AAT-Ned]
..............  Van Dale Ne-En (1991)
 
Subject: .....  [AASLH, CHIN / RCIP, IfM-SMB-PK, RKD, AAT-Ned, VP]
............  AASLH data (2016-)
............  CDMARC Subjects: LCSH (1988-)
............  CHIN / RCIP translation (2016-)
............  Frankfort, Art and Architecture of the Ancient Orient (1970) 46
............  Gardner's Art Through the Ages (1986) 151
............  Janson, History of Art (1986) 73
............  Mellaart, Archaeology of Ancient Turkey (1978) 20, re Catal Huyuk; cult statues
............  Nomenclature database (2018-) http://nomenclature.info/nom/13227; scheme: Nomenclature-Objects
............  Nomenclature for Museum Cataloging / Nomenclature pour le catalogage translation project (2016-)
............  Richter, Handbook of Greek Art (1974) 53; cult statues
............  RILA, Subject Headings (1975-1990) idols and images; devotional objects and images
............  Van Dale Ne-En (1991)
 
Note:
English .......... [VP]
.......... MDA Archaeological Objects Thesaurus [online] (1997-)
Dutch .......... [RKD, AAT-Ned]
.......... AAT-Ned (1994-)
.......... Van Dale Ne-En (1991)
German .......... [IfM-SMB-PK]
.......... IfM Berlin

 

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