Category:Madrid Skylitzes

From Wikimedia Commons, the free media repository
Jump to navigation Jump to search
Madrid Skylitzes 
Wikipedia-logo-v2.svg  Wikipedia
Instance of manuscript
Authority control
Blue pencil.svg
Madrid Skylitzes (it); Madrid Skylitzes (fr); Skylitzes Matritensis (ca); Madrider Bilderhandschrift des Skylitzes (de-ch); Madrider Bilderhandschrift des Skylitzes (de); Madrid Skylitzes (vi); Madrid Skylitzes (en-gb); Madrid Skilitzes (tr); スキュリツェス年代記 (ja); Madrid Skylitzes (id); 司基利茲編年史 (zh-tw); Madrid Skylitzes (nl); Synopsis historiarum (la); Madridski Skilica (sl); Madrid Skylitzes (es); Madrid Skylitzes (en); Madrid Skylitzes (en-ca); Σύνοψις Ιστοριών (el); Мадридский Скилица (ru) manuscript (en) マドリード・ スキュリツェス (ja)
English: John/Ioannes Skylitzes/Scylitzes (Greek Ιωάννης Σκυλίτζης, fl. 1081) was a Byzantine historian of the late 11th century. His major work was the Synopsis of Histories (Σύνοψις Ἱστοριῶν), which covers the reigns of the Byzantine emperors from the death of Nicephorus I in 811 to the deposition of Michael VI in 1057. An illustrated version of the Synopsis was produced in Sicily in the 12th century, and is now at the Biblioteca Nacional de España in Madrid, so is known as the Madrid Skylitzes, Codex Græcus Matritensis Ioannis Skyllitzes, or Skyllitzes Matritensis. It is the only surviving illustrated manuscript of a Greek chronicle, and includes 574 images. It is unclear whether the images are copies of Byzantine images or new to the copy.
Español: El Madrid Skylitzes es un manuscrito iluminado del siglo XII conservado en la Biblioteca Nacional de España, situada en la ciudad de Madrid.


This category has only the following subcategory.

Pages in category "Madrid Skylitzes"

The following 2 pages are in this category, out of 2 total.

Media in category "Madrid Skylitzes"

The following 200 files are in this category, out of 342 total.

(previous page) (next page)(previous page) (next page)