OTHER WORDS FROM iconographyi·con·o·graph [ahy-kon-uh-graf, -grahf], /aɪˈkɒn əˌgræf, -ˌgrɑf/, nouni·co·nog·ra·pher, noun
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Humans have used symbols and iconography to communicate and identify things going back to when cave people made the first drawings on the cave walls.Opinion | Pink triangle: reclaiming a symbol of hate|Anthony Eaton|May 21, 2021|Washington Blade
The green movement’s effort to take down past iconography and poke holes in the legacy of towering figures like Muir is important, but it’s only symbolic until power, money, and representation are diversified.How Environmentalism Can Center Racial Justice in 2021|Heather Hansman|January 29, 2021|Outside Online
This probably puts some amount of pressure on other teams using native names and iconography — most notably the Chicago Blackhawks.
“As customers enter the store, they are greeted with clean, colorful iconography and a store directory that encourages them to download and use the Walmart app while they shop,” said Walmart’s chief customer officer Janey Whiteside.Walmart unveils new store design inspired by Amazon and airports|Phil Wahba|September 30, 2020|Fortune
That all-American iconography has always been so potent in the Superman myth.Christopher Nolan Uncut: On ‘Interstellar,’ Ben Affleck’s Batman, and the Future of Mankind|Marlow Stern|November 10, 2014|DAILY BEAST
Some of stars profiled in this book were so representative of a time that their very iconography subsumed them whole.
The West trades on its iconography, and many writers satisfy the hunger for that epic, legendary place.
Niwemfite lives by herself, surrounded by stark walls taped with photos of Christian iconography.
Not surprisingly, some of this motley symbolism harks back to Nazi iconography.Alexander Dugin: The Crazy Ideologue of the New Russian Empire|Oleg Shynkarenko|April 2, 2014|DAILY BEAST
The history of engraving is a part of iconography, and various histories of the art exist in different languages.
The mystery plays gave to the iconography of the late XV century its realistic character.How France Built Her Cathedrals|Elizabeth Boyle O'Reilly
The best artists go astray when they fail to obtain their ideas of Christian iconography from a qualified ecclesiastic.The Revolt of the Angels|Anatole France
For the whole of this period the royal iconography is much more scanty than for the two Theban empires.A History of Art in Ancient Egypt, Vol. II (of 2)|Georges Perrot
For the scheme itself we must refer the reader to the second volume of Didron's Christian Iconography, p. 193.Illuminated Manuscripts|John W. Bradley
British Dictionary definitions for iconography
- the symbols used in a work of art or art movement
- the conventional significance attached to such symbols