A Journey into Christian Art

Format: Hardcover
Pub. Date: 2000-09-01
Publisher(s): Augsburg Fortress Pub
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This lavishly illustrated exploration of Christian religious art through the centuries features more than 100 superb color reproductions of some of the world's greatest paintings, telling the story of 2,000 years of Christian art, from early wall paintings to contemporary works by living artists.

Table of Contents

Introduction 6(3)
The Image of Christ
The Rebirth of Realism
The Humanization of Faith
The Flemish Altarpiece
Before the Body Was Broken
The Summit Unsurpassed
Inner Fervour
Two Sides of the Christian Coin
After the Age of Reason
Hidden Pearls
Museum and Church Listings 208(4)
Bibliography 212(2)
List of Illustrations 214(3)
Index 217

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