TITLE

A cross history

AUTHOR(S)
Christman, John
PUB. DATE
April 2014
SOURCE
U.S. Catholic;Apr2014, Vol. 79 Issue 4, p22
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article focuses on several images of crosses and crucifixion scenes in various works of art. Topics include the exterior wood doors of Santa Sabina in Rome which have the distinction of presenting people with one of the earliest existing depictions of the crucifixion, artist Giotto's heart-wrenching crucifixion scene from the Arena Chapel in Florence, Italy, and artist Matthias Grünewald's famous crucifixion scene from the Isenheim altarpiece.
ACCESSION #
103528947

 

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