2021-11-27

On Christian Iconography: Selections from the Art of Painting (1649) (Early Modern Catholicism and the Visual Arts)

Etymology. The word Epitáphios is composite, from the Greek ἐπί, epí, "on" or "upon", and τάφος, táphos, "grave" or "tomb".In Greek the word has, inter alia, the meaning of both the English epitaph and the liturgical one presented here, the latter having been acquired during the Christian period.. Iconography. The icon depicts Christ after he has been removed from the cross, lying ...


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On Christian Iconography: Selections from the Art of Painting (1649) (Early Modern Catholicism and the Visual Arts)
Francisco Pacheco,Jeremy Roe,Carles Gutierrez Sanfeliu
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0916101894