The St. Peter Icon of Dumbarton Oaks
Dumbarton Oaks Byzantine Collection Publications
Art, Art History, Byzantine Studies
ISBN: , Paperback, 1983, Out of print
This short booklet accompanied the acquisition of the St. Peter icon in 1982; according to Weitzmann, "The acquisition of an icon of majestic size and outstanding quality is a major event in the history of Dumbarton Oaks." The author dates the icon, surveys the iconography of St. Peter, and concludes with a discussion on the use and function of icons in Byzantine society.
Dumbarton Oaks Byzantine Collection Publications, no. 6