The Dictionary of Symbols in Western Art

The Dictionary of Symbols in Western Art

Book - 1995
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Concentrates on the religious symbols that have dominated Western painting and sculpture and the figures from classical Greek and Roman mythology that have been influential since the Renaissance. The alphabetically arranged entries include such topics as Cain and Abel, the three Graces, the passion of Christ, and the zodiac. Includes 180 drawings. Indexed by artist and topics without entries. Annotation copyright Book News, Inc. Portland, Or.

Publisher: New York : Facts on File, 1995
ISBN: 9780816033010
Branch Call Number: REF 704.94603 Car
Characteristics: 240 p. : ill. (some col.) ; 25 cm


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