Keywords

Old Testament, costume, design, Mesopotamia, Bible, visual, scripture, historical clothing, historical garment, historical fabric

Abstract

This report offers visual costume research support for artists working on Old Testament Bible projects, with an historical overview of Mesopotamia and how to understand its historical clothing pieces, an annotated listing of the best research sources, a list of garment and fabric terms for the 4000 BC to 0 AD period, and sample sketches from historical artifacts to suggest how to interpret the original research images the artist will encounter.

Original Publication Citation

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Document Type

Report

Publication Date

2015-11-24

Permanent URL

http://hdl.lib.byu.edu/1877/3514

Language

English

College

Fine Arts and Communications

Department

Theatre and Media Arts

University Standing at Time of Publication

Full Professor