|Title||Hesychast Concept in the Iconographic Programme of the Frescoes in the Church of Assumption in Melyotovo|
|Author||Freze A. A.|
|About author||Freze, Anna A. St. Petersburg State University, Russia. Student. Faculty of History, Russian Art History Chair|
|In the section||Medieval Art of the Eastern Christian World|
|Type of article||RAR||Index UDK||7.046.3||Index BBK||85.147|
One of the main themes of the frescoes’ iconographic program in the church of the Assumption of the Virgin in Melyotovo (1465) is the reflection of the hesychastic tradition ideas, such as Divine energies, the uncreated Light and their influence on a saint. The following frescoes highlight these conceptions: Virgin of the Burning Bush with two figures of Moses performing miracles with his staff; Jesus Christ bringing judicious robber to Heaven; six figures of monks in the diaconicon; Jesus Christ — Sun of Justice.
|Reference||Freze A. A. Hesychast Concept in the Iconographic Programme of the Frescoes in the Church of Assumption in Melyotovo. Actual Problems of Theory and History of Art: Collection of articles. Vol. 1. Eds: Svetlana V. Maltseva, Ekaterina Yu. Stanyukovich-Denisova. St. Petersburg, NP-Print Publ., 2011, pp. 133–139. ISSN 2312-2129.|
|Full text version of the article||Article language||russian|