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Christian art : a very short introduction /

From the Publisher: This Very Short Introduction decodes the key themes, signs, and symbols found in Christian art: the Eucharist, the image of the Crucifixion, the Virgin Mary, the Saints, Old and New Testament narrative imagery, and iconography. It also explores the theological and historical bac...

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Main Author: Williamson, Beth.
Format: Book
Published: New York : Oxford University Press, c2004.
Series:Very short introductions ; 107
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Table of Contents:
  • List of illustrations
  • List of diagrams
  • Introduction
  • 1: Virgin Mary
  • 2: Body of Christ
  • 3: Saints
  • 4: Images and narratives
  • 5: Christian art transformed : the Reformation
  • 5: Christian art around the turn of the second millennium
  • Glossary
  • References
  • Further reading
  • Index.