ICS Select Bibliography: Mosaics

Bowersock, Glen W. Mosaics as History: The Near East from Late Antiquity to Islam. Cambridge, MA: Belknap, 2006.

Brenk, Beat. Die frühchristlichen Mosaiken in S. Maria Maggiore zu Rom. Wiesbaden : Steiner, 1975.

Brenk, Beat. The Apse, the Image and the Icon: An Historical Perspective of the Apse as a Space for Images. Wiesbaden, Germany: Reichert Verlag, 2010.

Bisconti, Fabrizio. "Progetti decorativi dei primi edifici di culto romani: dalle assenze figurative ai grandi scenari iconografici," in Ecclesiae Urbis, Atti del congresso internazionale di studi sulle chiese di Roma (IV-X secolo) (Roma 4-10 settembre 2000). Vatican City: Pontificio Istituto di Archeologia Cristiana, 2002, pp. 1633-1658.

Dunbabin, Katherine M. D. The Mosaics of Roman North Africa: Studies in Iconography and Patronage. Oxford: Clarendon Press; New York : Oxford University Press, 1978.

Dunbabin, Katherine M. D. Mosaics of the Greek and Roman World. New York: Cambridge University Press, 1999.

Kessler, Herbert L. “Bright Gardens of Paradise,” in Picturing the Bible: The Earliest Christian Art, ed. Jeffrey Spier. New Haven/London/Fort Worth: Yale University Press, 2007, pp. 111-139.

Ling, Roger. Ancient Mosaics. Princeton, New Jersey: Princeton University Press, 1998.

Wilpert, Joseph. Die römischen Mosaiken und Malereien der kirchlichen Bauten vom IV. bis XIII. Jahrhundert. Freiburg im Breisgau, Germany: Herder, 1916.