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The Oxford companion to Christian art and architecture

Author: Peter Murray; Linda Murray
Publisher: Oxford ; New York : Oxford University Press, 1996.
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The Oxford Companion to Christian Art and Architecture is a unique and fascinating exploration of the art and architecture that has been influenced and inspired by biblical stories and Christian history and beliefs. Richly illustrated the Companion combines general essays on the periods and styles important in the history of Christian art with hundreds of shorter entries that describe specific works, artists,  Read more...
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Genre/Form: Dictionnaires anglais
Additional Physical Format: Online version:
Murray, Peter, 1920-1992.
Oxford companion to Christian art and architecture.
Oxford ; New York : Oxford University Press, 1996
(OCoLC)593371157
Online version:
Murray, Peter, 1920-1992.
Oxford companion to Christian art and architecture.
Oxford ; New York : Oxford University Press, 1996
(OCoLC)604584869
Online version:
Murray, Peter, 1920-1992.
Oxford companion to Christian art and architecture.
Oxford ; New York : Oxford University Press, 1996
(OCoLC)607142341
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Peter Murray; Linda Murray
ISBN: 0198661657 9780198661658
OCLC Number: 34564933
Description: xi, 596 p. : ill. (some col.) ; 25 cm.
Contents: List of abbreviations --
Note to the reader --
Text --
Glossary of architectural terms --
Bibliography --
Illustration sources.
Responsibility: Peter and Linda Murray.
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The Oxford Companion to Christian Art and Architecture is a unique and fascinating exploration of the art and architecture that has been influenced and inspired by biblical stories and Christian history and beliefs. Richly illustrated the Companion combines general essays on the periods and styles important in the history of Christian art with hundreds of shorter entries that describe specific works, artists, themes, and visual images and which give the reader practical guidance on where in Europe to locate the works described.

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