Christ and the Fine Arts Author:Cynthia Pearl Maus A favorite resource for more than three decades, this depiction of the life and ministry of Christ by the great artists and writers through the centuries is the most beautiful answer to Jesus' question, "Who do men say that I am?" ever to appear in print. From the Nativity and Childhood to the continuing presence of Jesus in the world, the life... more » of Christ is imaginatively and reverently conveyed in the paintings, music, and literature of many cultures. Artists and writers whose names will live forever are included, among them: Rembrandt, Van Dyck, Raphael, daVinci, Rubens, Emerson, Goethe, Longfellow, Tennyson, Whittier.
Those less well known, but who, inspired by the miracle of God becoming man, were moved to set down their vision for future generations, also appear in this magnificent anthology of the finest in Christian art. To whatever page Christ and the Fine Arts should fall open, there is revealed anew the continuing wonder and inspiration of the Christian miracle.« less