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1 Klancko, Robert John and Yvonne Shia Klancko EASTER EGGS & ART The Robert J. and Yvonne S. Klancko Collection
New Haven K. O. C. 2006 0-9777867-0-6 / 9780977786701 CLOTHBOUND As New in As New dust jacket Illustrated by Colored Plates 
New copy in dustjacket in PRISTINE CONDITION. SPECTACULAR COLORED ILLUSTRATIONS. ! ; 4to 11" - 13" tall; 175+[1] pages; This exhibition catalogue details the exquisite Robert J. And Yvonne S. Klancko Collection of religious eggs assembled over a period of 40 years. The 467 selected eggs vary in size from 18 inches to less than an inch in height. They are made of papier-mâché, wood, porcelain, enameled metal and egg shell. While some of the eggs were created by immigrant artists living in adopted lands, many are originals that were created in the Middle East, Russia, Ukraine, Poland, Lithuania, Slovakia, Greece and Romania. Some are antiques from pre-revolutionary Russia, others are contemporary creations. The exhibition consists of two major egg art genres, classic and folk. Classics are those created by professional artisans. Generally, these contain icons that portray images of Jesus Christ, the Blessed Mother (The Theotokos) , various saints and religious scenes. Folk eggs are painted by the faithful during the Lenten preparation for Easter. They are usually created with specific patterns, symbols and colors, that when employed together, represent expressions of Christianity such as the Resurrection, the Holy Trinity and eternal life. Several icons and triptychs are also included, comparing personalized egg art with the sacred images created for liturgical and devotional use. ; Signed by All Authors 
Price: 75.00 USD
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2 Klancko, Robert John and Yvonne Shia Klancko EASTER EGGS & ART The Robert J. and Yvonne S. Klancko Collection
New Haven K. O. C. 2006 0-9777867-0-6 / 9780977786701 Softcover As New in As New dust jacket Illustrated by Colored Plates 
New copy in dustjacket in PRISTINE CONDITION. SPECTACULAR COLORED ILLUSTRATIONS. ! ; 4to 11" - 13" tall; 175+[1] pages; This exhibition catalogue details the exquisite Robert J. And Yvonne S. Klancko Collection of religious eggs assembled over a period of 40 years. The 467 selected eggs vary in size from 18 inches to less than an inch in height. They are made of papier-mâché, wood, porcelain, enameled metal and egg shell. While some of the eggs were created by immigrant artists living in adopted lands, many are originals that were created in the Middle East, Russia, Ukraine, Poland, Lithuania, Slovakia, Greece and Romania. Some are antiques from pre-revolutionary Russia, others are contemporary creations. The exhibition consists of two major egg art genres, classic and folk. Classics are those created by professional artisans. Generally, these contain icons that portray images of Jesus Christ, the Blessed Mother (The Theotokos) , various saints and religious scenes. Folk eggs are painted by the faithful during the Lenten preparation for Easter. They are usually created with specific patterns, symbols and colors, that when employed together, represent expressions of Christianity such as the Resurrection, the Holy Trinity and eternal life. Several icons and triptychs are also included, comparing personalized egg art with the sacred images created for liturgical and devotional use. ; Signed by All Authors 
Price: 45.00 USD
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