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Icons and Saints of the Eastern Orthodox Church
Tradigo, Alfredo
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An icon (from the Greek word "eikon," "image") is a wooden panel painting of a holy person or scene from Orthodox Christianity, the religion of the Byzantine Empire that is practiced today mainly in Greece and Russia. It was believed that these works acted... [More...]


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Art for God's Sake: A Call to Recover the Arts
Ryken, Philip Graham
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Encourages Christian artists in the pursuit of their calling and provides artists and non-artists alike a short introduction to thinking Christianly about the arts.


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Leonardo, the Last Supper
Barcilon, Pinin Brambilla
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Preface to the English-Language EditionForewordBruno ContardiIntroductionRenzo ZorziList of Archival AbbreviationsLeonardo's Last SupperPietro C. MaraniThe Last Supper (Illustrations)The RestorationPinin Brambilla BarcilonBibliography


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The Key to the Brescia Casket: Typology and the Early Christian Imagination
Tkacz, Catherine Brown
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The elusive rationale for the Brescia Casket, an ivory reliquary carved in northern Italy ca. 390, has long tantalized scholars. In The Key to the Brescia Casket, Tkacz reveals that the secret to its meaning lies in exegetical typology — the... [More...]


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How Fra Angelico and Signorelli Saw the End of the World
Gilbert, Creighton E.
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The frescoes of the Cappella Nuova in the Cathedral of Orvieto have fascinated visitors from Michelangelo to Freud and Czelow Milosz because of their dramatic portrayal of the end of the world and the Last Judgment. Creighton Gilbert's study draws on... [More...]


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The Cult of the Virgin: Offerings, Ornaments and Festivals
Boyer, Marie-France
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THE CULT OF THE VIRGIN OFFERINGS, ORNAMENTS AND FESTIVALS

CONTENTS

First Faces

Mother and Child

Black Virgins

Votive Offerings

Sacred Heart

Virgin of the Sorrows

Processions

Holy Houses of Loreto

Latin America

Shrines

Modern Times



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Visual Piety: A History and Theory of Popular Religious Images
Morgan, David
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This superb collection of essays challenges the growing tension about religion and the arts by dissecting the intriguing ways religion and the arts have inte frsected in a long, vivid, necessary, and largely positive relationship from the early nineteenth... [More...]


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Portrayed on the Heart: Narrative Effect in Pictorial Lives of Saints from the Tenth Through the Thirteenth Century
Hahn, Cynthia
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Hagiography, or writing about and illustrating the lives of saints, was one of the most creative areas for artistic inspiration in the Middle Ages. This book explores the sumptuously illustrated saints' Lives that were made in medieval Europe. Cynthia Hahn... [More...]


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Subtle Bodies: Representing Angels in Byzantium
Peers, Glenn
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Throughout the course of Byzantine history, Christian doctrine taught that angels have a powerful place in cosmology. It also taught that angels were immaterial, bodiless, invisible beings. But if that were the case, how could they be visualized and... [More...]


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King David in the Index of Christian Art
Hourihane, Colum
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David—the greatest king of Israel, the founder of Jerusalem, and one of the pivotal figures of the Old Testament—was a rich source of inspiration for artists and their patrons throughout the medieval world. Regarded as a direct ancestor of... [More...]


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