Art and the Christian Apocrypha by David R. Cartlidge,J. Keith Elliot PDF

By David R. Cartlidge,J. Keith Elliot

ISBN-10: 0415233917

ISBN-13: 9780415233910

ISBN-10: 0415233925

ISBN-13: 9780415233927

The Christian canon of scripture, often called the recent testomony, excluded some of the Church's conventional tales approximately its origins. even supposing no longer within the Bible, those well known tales have had a strong effect at the Church's traditions and theology, and a very marked influence on visible representations of Christian trust. This publication offers a lucid advent to the connection among the apocryphal texts and the work, mosaics, and sculpture during which they're usually paralleled, and which were so major in transmitting those non-Biblical tales to generations of churchgoers.

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