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Religious subjects depicted in art

Paperback. Presents a history of Christian Church as portrayed throughout Western art. This book examines artistic representations of liturgical objects - including altars, crosses, and censers. It offers an analysis of the lives and portraits of notable leaders, from Peter and Paul to Thomas More and Pope Paul VI. Num Pages: 384 pages, 400 full-colour illustrations. BIC Classification: ACB; AGR. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 200 x 136 x 25. Weight in Grams: 710.
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2009
Publisher
Getty Trust Publications United States
Edition
1st Edition
Number of pages
384
Condition
New
SKU
V9780892369362
ISBN
9780892369362

€ 24.33

Hardcover. Editor(s): Lachat, Rodolphe. Num Pages: 288 pages, 1. BIC Classification: AGC; AGR; HRCA; JFCA. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 305 x 241. .
Format
Hardback
Publication date
2021
Publisher
Cernunnos France
Number of pages
288
Condition
New
Edition
01st Edition
SKU
V9782374950068
ISBN
9782374950068

€ 27.99
€ 23.73

Paperback. David - the greatest king of Israel, the founder of Jerusalem, and one of the pivotal figures of the Old Testament - was a source of inspiration for artists and their patrons throughout the medieval world. This book is a survey of the profusion of David's images in both Byzantium and the West, providing a guide to a range of medieval depictions. Editor(s): Hourihane, Colum. Series: Publications of the Department of Art & Archaeology, Princeton University. Num Pages: 408 pages, 111 halftones. BIC Classification: 3H; ACK; AGR; GBC; HRC. Category: (P) Professional & Vocational; (U) Tertiary Education (US: College). Dimension: 254 x 165 x 25. Weight in Grams: 885. Good clean copy with some minor shelf wear.
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2002
Publisher
Princeton University Press
Condition
Used, Very Good
SKU
KTG0017488
ISBN
9780691095479

€ 25.00

Paperback. Explores the relationships among art, theology, exegesis, and literature - issues central to the study of medieval art. This book examines the illustration of theological commentaries, the use of images to expound or disseminate doctrine, the role of images within theological discourse, the development of doctrine in response to images, and more. Editor(s): Hamburger, Jeffrey F.; Bouche, Anne-Marie. Series: Publications of the Department of Art & Archaeology, Princeton University. Num Pages: 464 pages, 198 halftones. BIC Classification: ACK; AGR; DSBB; HRCX6. Category: (P) Professional & Vocational; (U) Tertiary Education (US: College). Dimension: 279 x 215 x 25. Weight in Grams: 1292.
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2005
Publisher
Princeton University Press
Condition
New
SKU
KTG0017562
ISBN
9780691124766

€ 40.00

Paperback. Offers insight into the last tribal culture in Europe. In this book, the author explores the mysterious beliefs of these ancient people: their gods and monuments, heroic tales and pagan rituals, and the enduring imaginative power of their art and lore. Series: Art & Imagination. Num Pages: 128 pages, 117 illustrations, 42 in colour. BIC Classification: AGR; HRKP2; VXW. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 211 x 153 x 12. Weight in Grams: 322.
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2013
Publisher
Thames and Hudson Ltd
Edition
Illustrated
Condition
New
SKU
9780500810569
ISBN
9780500810569

€ 12.99
€ 11.55

Paperback. Num Pages: 32 pages. BIC Classification: AGR. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 240 x 172. Weight in Grams: 126. Illustrated. Good clean copy. Covers showing light shelf wear. Internally clean and with crisp images and text, remains a very good copy
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2000
Publisher
Pitkin
Condition
Used, Very Good
Edition
Reprint
SKU
KSG0023607
ISBN
9780853729907

€ 4.91

Paperback. Between the third and sixth centuries, the ancient gods, goddesses, and heroes who had populated the imagination of humankind for a millennium were replaced by a new imagery of Christ and his saints. This title explores the many different, often surprising, artistic images and religious interpretations of Christ during this period. Num Pages: 256 pages, 16 color plates 129 halftones. BIC Classification: ACK; AGR. Category: (P) Professional & Vocational; (U) Tertiary Education (US: College). Dimension: 252 x 189 x 20. Weight in Grams: 898.
Format
Paperback
Publication date
1999
Publisher
Princeton University Press United States
Edition
Revised and Expanded
Number of pages
256
Condition
New
SKU
V9780691009391
ISBN
9780691009391

€ 53.99
€ 47.64

Paperback. To find more information about Rowman & Littlefield titles please visit us at www.rowmanlittlefield.com. Num Pages: 66 pages, 200ill. BIC Classification: AGR; HRCC7; HRCV9. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 281 x 213 x 8. Weight in Grams: 394.
Publisher
Sheed & Ward
Number of pages
66
Format
Paperback
Publication date
1993
Condition
New
SKU
V9781556126116
ISBN
9781556126116

€ 7.99
€ 4.64

Hardcover. The Haggadot commissioned by wealthy patrons in the Middle Ages are among the most beautifully decorated Hebrew manuscripts, and The 'Brother' Haggadah is one of the finest of these to have survived. This facsimile edition sets out the background to the Passover and provides an analysis of the manuscript's iconographic scheme. Num Pages: 184 pages, 125 colour illustrations. BIC Classification: ACK; AGR; AKLB. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 326 x 244. .
Publisher
Thames & Hudson
Format
Hardback
Publication date
2016
Edition
1st Edition
Condition
New
SKU
V9780500110294
ISBN
9780500110294

€ 87.43
€ 70.83

Paperback. An original introduction to the book of Revelation through the use of art history, with attention also given to the reception of the text in music, literature, and popular culture. Num Pages: 368 pages, 120 images; two 16-page colour plate sections. BIC Classification: AC; AGR; HRCG. Category: (P) Professional & Vocational; (U) Tertiary Education (US: College). Dimension: 234 x 153. .
Publisher
Oxford University Press
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2017
Edition
Reprint
Condition
New
SKU
V9780198779278
ISBN
9780198779278

€ 17.99
€ 14.08

Paperback. The text studies the importance of monuments tracing their history from their first creation to over 6000 years later. Part one discusses how monuments first developed, and part two studies how such monuments were modified and reinterpreted to suit the changing needs of society. Num Pages: 192 pages, 46 line figures, 6 maps. BIC Classification: 1D; AGR; AMGD; HDDA. Category: (UP) Postgraduate, Research & Scholarly; (UU) Undergraduate. Dimension: 234 x 158 x 11. Weight in Grams: 282.
Publisher
Taylor & Francis Ltd United Kingdom
Number of pages
192
Format
Paperback
Publication date
1998
Condition
New
SKU
V9780415152044
ISBN
9780415152044

€ 44.26

Paperback. Using the still, small and sombre image of "Christ Mocked" by Bosch as a basis, this book works around the painting in five 'circles' to explore the political, scientific, psychological and devotional world of early modern Europe and its implications for us today. Num Pages: 192 pages, 2 colour illustrations. BIC Classification: ACN; AFC; AGB; AGR. Category: (G) General (US: Trade); (P) Professional & Vocational. Dimension: 197 x 129 x 16. Weight in Grams: 240.
Publisher
Mowbray
Number of pages
192
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2009
Edition
1st Edition
Condition
New
SKU
V9781906286217
ISBN
9781906286217

€ 19.99
€ 18.53

Hardcover. An examination of the complex nature of ancient Egyptian divinity which seeks to present religion in that civilization in a manner which is comprehensible to the modern mind. The book includes colour photographs of representations of the gods across three millennia. Num Pages: 224 pages, 150 colour photographs. BIC Classification: 1HBE; AGR; HBJH; HBLA; HRKP1. Category: (G) General (US: Trade); (P) Professional & Vocational. Dimension: 320 x 260. .
Publisher
ST MARTINS PRESS *
Number of pages
224
Format
Hardback
Publication date
1998
Condition
New
SKU
V9781860642708
ISBN
9781860642708

€ 75.15

Hardcover. Pontius Pilate is one of the Bible's best-known villains - but up until the tenth century, artistic imagery appears to have consistently portrayed him as a benevolent Christian and holy symbol of baptism. This book looks at the shifting visual and textual representations of Pilate throughout early Christian and medieval art. Num Pages: 488 pages, 8 color illus. 187 halftones. BIC Classification: ACK; AGR. Category: (P) Professional & Vocational; (U) Tertiary Education (US: College). Dimension: 261 x 215 x 42. Weight in Grams: 2094. Good clean copy in dustwrapper. DW with minor shelf wear.
Condition
Used, Very Good
Publisher
Princeton University Press
Format
Hardback
Publication date
2009
SKU
KTG0017537
ISBN
9780691139562

€ 50.00

Hardcover. This guide informs visitors to churches and cathedrals how to interpret the common images and meanings in church art and architecture. It explains how to identify people, scenes, details and their significance, and explores the symbolism of different animals, plants, colours, numbers and letters. Num Pages: 256 pages, 8. BIC Classification: 1DBK; AGR; AMN. Category: (U) Tertiary Education (US: College). Dimension: 206 x 131 x 25. Weight in Grams: 344.
Publisher
Ebury Press United Kingdom
Number of pages
256
Format
Hardback
Publication date
2003
Edition
0th Edition
Condition
New
SKU
V9781844130535
ISBN
9781844130535

€ 19.99
€ 14.83

Paperback. Num Pages: 40 pages, Full colour throughout. BIC Classification: 1FKA; AGR; HRG; HRK. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 308 x 411 x 11. Weight in Grams: 962.
Publisher
Mandala Publishing
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2015
Condition
New
SKU
V9781608875429
ISBN
9781608875429

€ 23.99
€ 21.38

Paperback. The walls of medieval churches were brightly painted with religious imagery and colourful patterns, and although often shadows of their former selves, these paintings are among the most enigmatic art to survive the Middle Ages. This book presents an introduction to this fascinating subject. Series: Shire Library. Num Pages: 96 pages, illustrations. BIC Classification: 1DBKE; 1DBKW; ACK; AFC; AGR; HRCC2. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 214 x 164 x 8. Weight in Grams: 220.
Publisher
Shire Publications Ltd
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2014
Condition
New
SKU
9780747812937
ISBN
9780747812937

€ 11.99
€ 9.17

Paperback. Editor(s): Taylor, W. David O. Num Pages: 224 pages, black & white illustrations. BIC Classification: AGR; HRC. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 216 x 142 x 14. Weight in Grams: 256. Casting a Vision for the Arts. 224 pages, illustrations. Editor(s): Taylor, W. David O. Cateogry: (G) General (US: Trade). BIC Classification: AGR; HRC. Dimension: 216 x 142 x 14. Weight: 256.
Publisher
Baker Books
Number of pages
224
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2010
Condition
New
SKU
V9780801071911
ISBN
9780801071911

€ 14.99
€ 14.46

Paperback. Editor(s): Taylor, W David O; Worley, Taylor (Associate Dean for Spiritual Life and Assistant Professor of Christian Thought and Tradition at The School of Theology and Missions at Union University in Jackson, Tennessee.). Series: Studies in Theology and the Arts. BIC Classification: ACXJ; AGR; HRC. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). .
Publisher
IVP Academic
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2017
Edition
1st Edition
Condition
New
SKU
V9780830850655
ISBN
9780830850655

€ 29.99
€ 29.89

Paperback. BIC Classification: 1FKA; ACQ; AFW; AGR. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). .
Publisher
British Museum Press United Kingdom
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2016
Condition
New
SKU
V9780714124872
ISBN
9780714124872

€ 13.99
€ 11.72

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