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Sophia – the Personification of Divine Wisdom in the Culture of Novgorod the Great from 13th to 15th Century
(Wydawnictwo Uniwersytetu Łódzkiego (Lodz University Press), 2014)
The idea of Sophia – the personified Wisdom of God served as a symbol of independence and identity of the republic in the political culture of Novgorod the Great. In Old Russian chronicles and other narrative sources which ...
Wisdom Has Built Her House (Proverbs 9, 1–6). The History of the Notion in Southern and Eastern Slavic Art in the 14th–16th Centuries
(Wydawnictwo Uniwersytetu Łódzkiego, 2015)
"Sophia’s banquet (Divine Wisdom’s banquet)" – this type of iconography is an illustration of a specific passage of the ninth chapter of the Old Testament "Book of Proverbs: Wisdom hath built herself a house" (Prov 9, ...