Russian Psychological Issues PsyJournals.ru
OPEN ACCESS JOURNALS
JournalsTopicsAuthorsEditor's Choice For AuthorsAbout PsyJournals.ruContact Us

  Previous issue (2019. Vol. 6, no. 2)

CrossRef

Language and Text

Publisher: Moscow State University of Psychology and Education

ISSN (online): 2312-2757

DOI: http://dx.doi.org/10.17759/langt

License: CC BY-NC 4.0

Started in 2014

Published quarterly

Free of fees
Open Access Journal

 

Cosmotesque code: to know of meanings 979

Tsykunov I.V., chef-editor, The magazine «Our psychology», Moscow, Russia
Abstract
The art of Italian craftsmen Cosmati, who created unique mosaic production at XII and XIII centuries in Rome and its environments, had delighted people over centuries. The filigree technique of the stonework, polychrome, and diversity of geometrical figures and difficulties of composition demonstrate their undoubted ecstatic value. From the beginning of the 19th century, however, the opinions, that craftsmen Cosmati used not only abstract formation but also enciphered language of symbols, were firstly express. Author of this work investigates style elements of Cosmatesque as sole system, trying to answer on the question about the possibility of existence of symbolic Cosmati language, representing important religious meanings, or this is just the part of art of the decoration of space. In addition, if it exist, is it any possibility to read it. By the starting point of work, there was the writing on the mosaic floors of Cosmatesque in Westminster Abbey, creating in 1272 year, which contains the exact date of the end of the world.

Keywords: intercultural communication, Cosmatesque, craftsmen Cosmati, mosaic, bricklayers, mosaicists, Middle Ages, Medieval Italy, architectural style, Rome, Montekassino, the history of art, terminology, the history of religion, early Christianity, Catholicism, symbolism, semantics of religious symbols, semiotics, semiology

Column: Intercultural Communication and Problems of Globalization: Psycho-, Socio- and Ethnolinguistics

DOI: http://dx.doi.org/10.17759/langt.2016030210

For Reference

References
  1. Avgustin. A. O porjadke. Ob istorii istinnoj religii. Teologicheskij traktat. [About the order. About the history of the true religion. Theological treatise]. Minsk: Harvest, 1999.
  2. Bruk K. Vozrozhdenie XII veka [The Renaissance of the XII century]. Agnuz.Info. Katolicheskaja informacionnaja sluzhba. URL: http://agnuz.info/app/webroot/library/167/93/ (data obrashhenija: 05.02.1016).
  3. Vanejan S.S. Arhitektura i ikonografija. «Telo simvola» v zerkale klassicheskoj metodologii [Architecture and iconography. "The body of symbol" in the mirror of the classical methodology]. Moscow: Progress-Tradicija, 2010.
  4. Vodchits S.S. Knizhnyj dizajn: teorija proporcij: ucheb. Posobie [Book design: the theory of proportions: proc. allowance]. Moscow: MGTU im N.Je. Baumana, 2011.
  5. Volkov A.V. Kod Srednevekov'ja. Zagadki romanskih masterov [Code Of The Middle Ages]. Moscow: Veche, 2013.
  6. Gjuismans Z.K. Sobor [The Cathedral]. Moscow: Jenigma, 2012.
  7. Demenok S.L. Prosto simvol. Simvol kak veshh' i veshh' kak simvol [Just a symbol. The symbol as a thing and the thing as a symbol]. Sankt-Peterburg: Strata, 2015.
  8. Dmitriev I.S. Religioznye iskanija Isaaka N'jutona. Voprosy filosofii [The Religious quest of Isaac Newton. Questions of philosophy]. 1991. № 6. pp. 58–67.
  9. Zedl'majr H. Vozniknovenie sobora. Hram zemnoj i nebesnyj  [Emergence of the Church. Temple of earth and heaven]. Moscow: Progress-Tradicija, 2009.
  10. lljustrirovannaja jenciklopedija. Istorija srednih vekov [The illustrated encyclopedia. The history of the Middle Ages. Moscow: OLMA-PRESS Obrazovanie, 2004.
  11. Kavtaradze S. Anatomija arhitektury. Sem' knig o logike, forme i smysle [Anatomy of architecture. Seven books about logic, form and meaning]. Moscow: Dom Vysshej shkoly jekonomiki, 2015.
  12. Kartashev A.V. Vselenskie sobory [Ecumenical councils]. Moscow: Respublika, 1994.
  13. Lev Marsikanskij, Petr D'jakon. Hronika Montekassino. V 4 knigah [The Chronicle Of Montecassino. In 4 books]. Moscow: «SPSL» – «Russkaja panorama», 2015.
  14. Le Goff Z. Intellektualy v srednie veka [Intellectuals in the Middle Ages]. Sankt-Peterburg: Izdatel'stvo Sankt-Peterburgskogo universiteta, 2003.
  15. Livio Mario. Chislo Boga. Zolotoe sechenie – formula mirozdanija [The Number Of God. The Golden ratio – the formula of the universe]. Moscow: AST, 2015.
  16. Maknamara D.R. Kak chitat' cerkvi: intensivnyj kurs po hristianskoj arhitekture [How to read churches: a crash course on Christian architecture]. Moscow: RIPOL klassik, 2011.
  17. Mal' Je. Religioznoe iskusstvo XIII veka vo Francii [Religious art in France of the XIII century]. Moscow: Institut filosofii, teologii i istorii sv. Fomy, 2008.
  18. Mahlina S.T. Lekcii po semiotike kul'tury i lingvistike [Lectures on semiotics of culture and linguistics]. Sankt-Peterburg: SPbKO, 2010.
  19. Rodin A.V. Matematika Evklida v svete filosofii Platona i Aristotelja [Mathematician Euclid in the light of the philosophy of Plato and Aristotle]. Moscow: Nauka, 2003.
  20. Rouling M. Evropa v Srednie veka: byt, religija, kul'tura [Europe in the Middle Ages: everyday life, religion, culture]. Moscow: Centrpoligraf, 2005.
  21. Cirazhdinov S.H. Matvievskaja G. P. Al-Horezmi – vydajushhijsja matematik i astronom srednevekov'ja [Al-Khwarizmi was an outstanding mathematician and astronomer of the middle ages]. Moscow: Prosveshhenie, 1983.
  22. Sopocinskij O., Tjazhelov V. Malaja istorija iskusstv. Iskusstvo srednih vekov [little history of art. The art of the middle ages]. Moscow: Iskusstvo, 1975.
  23. Stoljarov A.A. Patrologija i patristika [Patrology and Patristics]. Moscow: Kanon+, 2001.
  24. Hopper V.F. Chislovaja simvolika Srednevekov'ja. Tajnyj smysl i forma vyrazhenija [Numerical symbolism of the middle Ages. Secret meaning and form of expression]. Moscow: ZAO «Centrpoligraf», 2014.
  25. Tsykunov I.V. Rozhdenie stilja kosmatesko: Vizantija, Drevnjaja Rus' i Srednevekovaja Italija [the Birth of the style cosmatesque: Byzantium, Ancient Rus and Medieval Italy]. Jazyk i tekst langpsy.ru. 2015. Tom 2. № 4. doi: 10.17759/langt.2015020411.
  26. Shaff F. Istorija hristianskoj cerkvi [history of the Christian Church]. Tom II. Donikejskoe hristianstvo. 100–325 gg. R. H. SPb: Hristianskoe obshhestvo «Biblija dlja vseh», 2007.
  27. Shukurov S.M. Obraz hrama [the Image of the temple]. Moscow: Progress-Tradicija, 2002.
  28. Shhipina R.I. Grigorij Nisskij. Sozdanie kanona [Gregory Of Nyssa. The creation of the Canon]. Sankt-Peterburg: Izdatel'stvo SPBKO, 2013.
  29. Eko U. Otsutstvujushhaja struktura. Vvedenie v semiologiju [Absent structure. Introduction to semiology].  Sankt-Peterburg: Petropolis, 1998.
  30. Foster R. Patterns of Thought: The Hidden Meaning of the Great Pavement of Westminster Abbey. London: Jonathan Cape, 1991.
  31. Friedman J.B. The architect's compass in creation miniatures of the latter middle ages / Traditio. Studies in ancient and medieval history, thought and religion. Vol. XXX, 1974.
  32. Hutton E. The Cosmati, the Roman Marble Workers of the XIIth and XIIIth Centuries. London: Routledge and Kegan Paul, 1950.
  33. Rabanus Maurus's «De rerum naturis». URL: http»://www.mun.ca/rabanus/text.html (дата обращения 04.02.2016).
  34. Severino N. Pavimenti cosmateschi di Roma: storia, leggenda e verita. Vol. 1: Introduzione all’arte cosmatesca [Risorsa elettronica]. [Italia], 2012. URL: http://reader.ilmiolibro.kataweb.it/v/876579/pavimenti-cosmateschi-di-roma_876579 (data di accesso: 08.02.2016).
  35. Stemp R. The Secret Language of Churches & Cathedrals. Decoding the Sacred Symbolism of Christianity’s Holy Buildings. New York: Sterling Publishing Co., 2010.
  36. Stickler A.M., Boyle P. L. E., de Nicolo P. Bibliotheca Apostolica Vaticana. Firenze, 1985.
  37. Taylor R. How to Read a Church. A Guide to Images, Symbols and Meanings in Churches and Cathedrals, London: Rider, 2003.
  38. Orofino G. Affreschi in Val Comino e nel Cassinate, 2000.
  39. Wheatley A. The Idea of the Castle in Medieval England. York: York Medieval Press, 2004.
  40. URL: http://www.abbaziamontecassino.org/abbey/index.php/en/ (дата обращения: 05.02.1016).
  41. URL: https://books.google.ru/books?id=03M_AAAAcAAJ&pg=PP5&hl=ru#v=onepage&q&f=false (дата обращения 02.02.2016).
  42. URL: http://www.westminster-abbey.org/conservation/history/inscription (дата обращения 20.01.2016).
comments powered by Disqus
 
About PsyJournals.ru

© 2007–2020 Portal of Russian Psychological Publications. All rights reserved

PsyJournals.ru in Russian

Publisher: Moscow State University of Psychology and Education

Catalogue of academic journals in psychology & education MSUPE

Creative Commons License

RSS Psyjournals at facebook Psyjournals at Twitter Psyjournals at Youtube ??????.???????