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Signs and Symbols in Christian Art: With Illustrations from Paintings from the Renaissance

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First published in 1954 and having gone through several editions, this comprehensive book remains the authoritative source in the field. This paperback edition includes all of the 350 illustrations from the original edition, as well as the complete and unabridged text. Divided into fourteen chapters, text and illustrations reveal the symbolism inherent in representations o ...more
Paperback, 304 pages
Published December 31st 1966 by Oxford University Press, USA (first published December 28th 1959)
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Call Number: 704.948 FER

Given in memory of Mrs. Claude (Maud) BACHMAN by her family in 1956.

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A very complete, illustrative and very easy to browse/ understand guide to symbols and signs in Christian art.
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