Christian Iconography: A Study of Its Origins. Andre Grabar.

Christian Iconography: A Study of Its Origins

Princeton: Princeton University Press, 1968.

Paperback. 10" X 7 1/2". xlix, 174pp. plus photographs. Mild wear to pictorial paper wraps with rubbing and toning to covers and edges. Small open tear to edge of front cover. Slight curl to covers. Crease to spine. Dust-spotting to edges of text block. Previous owner's name in ink to front free endpaper. Pages are clean and unmarked. Binding is sound.

To demonstrate how paleo-Christian images were created and what role they played alongside other forms of Christian piety in their day, Grabar explores the limits of originality in such art, and the influence of figurative art in the Roman Empire.(Publisher). Good. Item #8817
ISBN: 0691018308

Price: $15.00