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by Rosa Giorgi

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ISBN:
0810935988
Author:
Rosa Giorgi
Category:
Catholicism
Language:
English
Publisher:
Abrams Calendars; Multilingual edition (August 1, 2009)
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Rosa Giorgi is an art historian who specializes in iconography and iconology. A wonderful treasure of both knowledge and art work. Small description of 365 Saints along with "Masters Style" full color paintings of them. All in a hardback covered small yet thick book

Rosa Giorgi is an art historian who specializes in iconography and iconology. Her most recent publications include books on Caravaggio, Velasquez, and El Greco. She is also the author of Saints in Art (2002) and Angels and Demons in Art (2003). In addition to writing, she teaches at the Catholic University and the Brera Picture Gallery in Milan, where she lives. All in a hardback covered small yet thick book.

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380 images, ranging from world-famous works of art to more recent depictions, present outstanding figures from the .

380 images, ranging from world-famous works of art to more recent depictions, present outstanding figures from the history of the Church. Each brief entry presents the saint's historical background, with the etymology of the saint's name, the saint's traditional iconography, and a list of the occupations, countries, and cities under the saint's patronage. Saints: A Year in Faith and Art (9780810954991) by Rosa Giorgi. 380 images, ranging from world-famous works of art to more recent depictions, present outstanding figures from the history of the Church.

Every Catholic saint, local and liturgical, is honoured on a particular day of the year. In "Saints", Rosa Giorgi has chosen up to three saints for every day of the year, along with representations of those saints ranging from world-famous works of art to more modern depictions

Saints 2010 Wall Calendar: Encompassing angels and abbots, mystics and martyrs, priests and prophets, virgins and visionaries, the sixty-plus saints featured in this exquisite calendar will inspire, intrigue, and fascinate through 2010. Includes a bonus Advent Calendar! keywords.

Saints 2010 Wall Calendar: Encompassing angels and abbots, mystics and martyrs, priests and prophets, virgins and visionaries, the sixty-plus saints featured in this exquisite calendar will inspire, intrigue, and fascinate through 2010. Art – General, Art – Subjects & Themes – Religious, Calendar, Christianity – Saints & Sainthood, Miscellaneous items

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This richly illustrated, unique volume portrays more than 375 Catholic saints, arranged by the days of the year on which each beatified figure is honored. The images range from world-famous works of art by such masters as Caravaggio, Rubens, VelA?zquez, nd El Greco to more modern and lesser-known depictions. Rosa Giorgi has chosen up to three saints for each day of the year and has composed a brief accompanying description of each?including etymology of names, historical background, and occupations,cities, and countries of patronage.

This richly illustrated text portrays more than 375 Catholic saints, arranged by the days of the year on which each beatified figure is honoured. Up to three saints have been chosen for each day of the year, with a brief accompanying description of each. ISBN13: 9780810954991. Release Date: September 2006.

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This exquisite calendar highlights over sixty of the world's most beloved saints. From angels and abbots to mystics and martyrs, from priests and prophets to virgins and visionaries, their images and stories will inspire readers throughout 2010. Includes a bonus advent calendar!