A Journey into Christian Art

A Journey into Christian Art

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Offering insights into the lives and times of over fifty artists, and the beliefs that inspired their work, this book, for those who want to know how to interpret religious art, contains more than 100 colour reproductions of some of the world's greatest paintings.show more

Product details

  • Hardback | 223 pages
  • 195 x 240mm | 1,017g
  • Lion Hudson Plc
  • Lion Books
  • Oxford, United Kingdom
  • Revised ed.
  • colour illustrations
  • 074594261X
  • 9780745942612
  • 2,169,414

Table of contents

Early wall paintings and mosaics; 13th-14th century - including Cimabue, Duccio, Giotto, Martini; 15th century Italian art - Fra Angelico, Masaccio, Piero della Francesca, Bellini, Mantegna; 15th century Flemish art - van Eyck, van der Weyden, van der Goes, Memling, Bosch; 15th century German art - including Lochner, Grunwald, Altdorfer, Durer; Renaissance Italy - Botticelli, Leonardo, Raphael, Michelangelo; counter-Reformation - Titian, Tintoretto, El Greco, Caravaggio; 16th-17th century Flemish and Dutch art - Brueghel, Rubens, Rembrandt; 19th century Friedrich, Martin, pre-Raphaelites, van Gogh; 20th century - Sargent, Spencer, Barker, Moore, Sutherland, Waltos, Sobocki, Aitchison, Wagner.show more

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