Georgian Triptych of the Virgin Mary

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James Blake Wiener
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This 14th-century CE triptych depicting the Virgin Mary comes from St. George's Church located in Ubisa, Georgia. It was made of wood and tempera. One can clearly observe the strong Byzantine artistic influence in this triptych. (Treasury of the Georgian State Museum of Fine Art, Tbilisi)

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James Blake Wiener
James is a writer and former Professor of History. He holds an MA in World History with a particular interest in cross-cultural exchange and world history. He is a co-founder of World History Encyclopedia and formerly was its Communications Director.

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Wiener, J. B. (2017, December 18). Georgian Triptych of the Virgin Mary. World History Encyclopedia. Retrieved from https://www.worldhistory.org/image/7769/georgian-triptych-of-the-virgin-mary/

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Wiener, James Blake. "Georgian Triptych of the Virgin Mary." World History Encyclopedia. Last modified December 18, 2017. https://www.worldhistory.org/image/7769/georgian-triptych-of-the-virgin-mary/.

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Wiener, James Blake. "Georgian Triptych of the Virgin Mary." World History Encyclopedia. World History Encyclopedia, 18 Dec 2017. Web. 16 Oct 2021.