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The image of Christ in modern art, by Richard Harries

Label
The image of Christ in modern art
Title
The image of Christ in modern art
Statement of responsibility
by Richard Harries
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
The Image of Christ in Modern Art explores the challenges, presented by the radical and rapid changes of artistic style in the 20th century, to artists who wished to relate to traditional Christian imagery. In this highly illustrated book, Richard Harries looks at artists associated with the birth of modernism, such as Epstein and Rouault, as well as those with a highly distinctive understanding of religion such as Chagall and Stanley Spencer. Through a beautiful range of images and insightful text, Harries suggests that the modern movement in art has turned out to be a friend not a foe of Chr
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1936-
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Harries, Richard
Dewey number
704.9/48530904
Index
index present
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
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  • Jesus Christ
  • Christian art and symbolism
  • Aesthetics, Modern
  • Aesthetics, Modern
Label
The image of Christ in modern art, by Richard Harries
Instantiates
Publication
Antecedent source
unknown
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Color
multicolored
Contents
The break -- The explosion of modernism -- Distinctive individual visions -- Catholic elegance and joy -- The post war recovery of confidence -- Searching for new ways -- A vibrant contemporary scene
Control code
ocn857769478
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource
File format
unknown
Form of item
online
Isbn
9781409463832
Level of compression
unknown
Quality assurance targets
not applicable
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unknown
Sound
unknown sound
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)857769478
Label
The image of Christ in modern art, by Richard Harries
Publication
Antecedent source
unknown
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Color
multicolored
Contents
The break -- The explosion of modernism -- Distinctive individual visions -- Catholic elegance and joy -- The post war recovery of confidence -- Searching for new ways -- A vibrant contemporary scene
Control code
ocn857769478
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource
File format
unknown
Form of item
online
Isbn
9781409463832
Level of compression
unknown
Quality assurance targets
not applicable
Reformatting quality
unknown
Sound
unknown sound
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)857769478

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