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The life of Christ in woodcuts.

Reid, James

The life of Christ in woodcuts.

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Published by Farrar & Rinehart in New York .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Jesus Christ -- Art,
  • Jesus Christ -- Biography,
  • Wood-engraving

  • The Physical Object
    Pagination[71]plates.
    Number of Pages71
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL23318419M

      Here are all of his extant woodcuts, a collection of over great works containing all the familiar cuts long treasured by the world's art lovers: the celebrated series on the Life of the Virgin, The Apocalypse of John (17 cuts), The Great Passion, St. Jerome in his Study, Samson Fighting the Lion, The Fall of Icarus, The Six Knots, The Men's Brand: Dover Publications. The "Life of Christ" as a narrative cycle in Christian art comprises a number of different subjects, which were often grouped in series or cycles of works in a variety of media, narrating the life of Jesus on earth, as distinguished from the many other subjects in art showing the eternal life of Christ, such as Christ in Majesty, and also many types of portrait or devotional subjects without a. After the Life and Teachings of Christ, the next single most important subject of the New Testament is the Life of the Blessed Virgin Mary (the Madonna), a subject which was very important in Catholic Counter-Reformation art, during the 16th and 17th century. Narrative cycles pictorializing the Life of the Virgin first started to appear in.


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book events from the life of Jesus on Earth. They are distinguished from the many other subjects in art showing the eternal life of Christ, such as Christ in Majesty, and also many types of portrait or devotional subjects without a narrative element. The Life of Christ in Woodcuts (Dover Fine Art, History of Art) by Reid, James.

Format: Paperback Change. In any event, a copy of this book has been in our family library for many years, but when I recently tried to find it, I was unable to unearth it. So, on a whim, I went to Amazon, and behold -- there it was, in the original edition as 5/5.

A few years ago a friend gave me a book called The Life of Christ in Woodcuts by James Reid--one of "a host of maverick artists" from the early twentieth century" who "introduced the idea of the graphic novel, a story told exclusively with wood engravings." (from the back jacket).

Originally brought out inthe book was republished in by Dover Press. A few years ago a friend gave me a book called “The Life of Christ in Woodcuts” by James Reid — per the jacket one of “a host of maverick artists” from the early 20th century who “introduced the idea of the graphic novel, a story told exclusively with wood engravings.” Originally brought out inthe book was republished in by Dover Press.

The Life of Jesus in the New Testament is primarily outlined in the four canonical gospels, which includes his genealogy and nativity, public ministry, passion, resurrection and ascension. Other parts of the New Testament – such as the Pauline epistles which were likely written within 20–30 years of each other, and which include references to key episodes in Jesus' life, such as the Last.

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Books by James Reid. James Reid Average rating ratings 11 reviews shelved times Showing 30 distinct works. The Life of Christ in Woodcuts by. James Reid. Rate this book. Farrar & Rinehart Inc., Good hardcover without dustjacket as issued?,beautifull woodcuts,entire story told in woodcuts,the only flaw in the book is 1/2 of the spine is missinf,however the book is very solidley together and the pages are like new,beautifull book at a great price,selling books for over 20 years,% refund,# Book.

The life of Jesus Christ takes on fresh clarity and meaning in this masterful work by Dwight Pentecost. The words, the miracles, and overarching message of the Messiah come The life of Christ in woodcuts.

book in flowing and detailed chronology, set against the cultural, political, and religious setting of his day. You'll gain new understanding of why Jesus came, how he operated, and what he accomplished.5/5(6).

Woodcut. The Life of Jesus, told in a series of woodcuts by artist James Reid ( ). Wordless picture book. According to biographers, Philadelphia-born illustrator James Reid gained notoriety for his woodcut illustrations in the years just prior to the Great Depression. His work was regarded as highly sophisticated and emotive.

This work, published by the Farrar & Rinehart. This sparely drawn, anonymous woodcut suggests an incomplete design for stained glass. Copies of the complete book, The Spiritual Interpretation of the Life of Christ, were doubtless also offered in a boldly hand-colored this scene (Luke ), Jesus Christ passes through Jericho and notices a wealthy, but diminutive, devotee who has climbed a sycamore tree (drawn here with.

A few years ago a friend gave me a book called “The Life of Christ in Woodcuts” by James Reid—per the jacket one of “a host of maverick artists” from the early twentieth century” who “introduced the idea of the graphic novel, a story told exclusively with wood engravings.”.

Originally brought out inthe book was republished in by Dover Press. Augsburg, This edition of the Passion of the Lord Jesus Christ is illustrated by a woodcut initial letter and twenty-four hand-colored woodcut of "Christ Washing the Feet of the Apostles" is one of the more successful in the group.

Typical of the early s, the image has broad contours outlining the figures and parallel lines modeling their forms. Eloquent in their simplicity, the woodcuts depict the Annunciation, Mary and Joseph searching for an inn, Mary Magdalene washing the feet of Jesus, the Last Supper, the Crucifixion, Ascension, and more.

The Life of Christ in Woodcuts will be treasured by collectors of religious books and anyone with an interest in art history.5/5(5). The Apocalypse depicts the faith of early Christians. The woodcuts describe the imminent coming of Christ as described in the Holy Book.

The pieces reveal what the prophets foretold about Christ. There are a total of 15 woodcuts of the series, and they all borrow a lot from the book of Revelation. Book Illustration Because the printing of movable type, like the woodcut, is a relief process, once the printing press and movable type were invented in the mid-fifteenth century, woodcuts provided the ideal means for illustrating early printed books.

The woodblocks could be placed alongside the type in the flatbed press and printed at the same. - THE DEPOSITION Recently, I received an email from Robert Strossi of Brier Hill Gallery in Boston.

He'd come across my post on James Reid's The Life of Christ in Woodcuts from May, "Saw your post about Life of Christ. Last year, I published a limited edition portfolio of wood engravings from both The Life Of Chri.

The Life of Christ in Woodcuts by James Reid and a great selection of related books, art and collectibles available now at Woodcut, technique of printing designs from planks of wood incised parallel to the vertical axis of the wood’s grain.

It is one of the oldest methods of making prints from a relief surface, having been used in China to decorate textiles since the 5th century Europe, printing from wood blocks on textiles was known from the early 14th century, but it had little development until paper.

CHRISTOPHER-CLARK FINE ART. Geary Street, San Francisco, CA () Fax: () Life of the Virgin: x B85 The Circumcision of Christ: Life of the Virgin: x B86 The Adoration of the Magi: Life of the Virgin: x B87 The Presentation of Christ in the Temple: Life of the Virgin: x B88 The Flight into Egypt: Life of the Virgin: x Drawings, watercolours: Young Hare ().

RARE Ludolph of Saxony Life of Christ Bible Ignatius Loyola Badius Woodcuts Ludolph of Saxony was a 14th-century Germany Catholic monk known primarily for his book ‘Vita Christi’ or ‘Life of Christ.’ First printed inthis book was one of the most important 15th-century devotional and meditational works and was highly.

MINIATURES OF THE LIFE AND PASSION OF CHRIST with a Prayer to All Saints, in Dutch, ILLUMINATED MANUSCRIPT ON VELLUM [Netherlands, c]93 x 64mm. 29 + 4 leaves: 1 2, 2 3(of 2 + i), 2, 6 3(of 2 + i), 2, 14 2(singleton + ii added), 16 3 (added, of 4, lacking iii, iv former pastedown), 2, 6 and 10 are apparently true bifolia, whereas some others are apparently two.

A PDF of scans is provided. The HTML version is not yet available. This book, The Life of Christ, is a superbly scholarly work, by an extremely able author who was not only a theologian and a senior churchman in the Church of England (Archdeacon of Westminster and Chaplain-in-ordinary to Queen Victoria), but also a senior schoolmaster, having in his time been Headmaster of Marlborough.

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Political Ideology. The Life of Christ- ArchBishop Fulton J. Sheen. Book. Life of the Virgin: 4. The Birth of the Virgin - Woodcut. Life of the Virgin: 8. The Visitation - Woodcut. Life of the Virgin: The Flight into Egypt - Woodcut.

Life of the Virgin: Christ among the Doctors in the Temple - Woodcut. religion, Christianity, Jesus Christ, scenes of his life, holy family at the fountain, woodcut, by Albrecht Altdorfer ( - ), circa -x cm, detail, gallery of prints, Berlin, Additional-Rights-Clearance-Info-Not-Available.

A common alternative is to simply color the woodcut by hand. Woodcuts were used in Europe from the end of the 14th century but they have a longer history in Asia. They are an important theme for antiquarian book collectors as they represent one of the earliest forms of printed illustration.

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Gregory with instruments of the Passion, Walters Manuscript W, fol. 93v13 pins. Fifty three woodcuts of scenes from the life of Christ. With Three Full Page woodcuts of the crucifixion. A very early printing of a hugely popular set of lessons on the Gospels and the Epistles, composed in the early 13th Century, and compiled in this anthology format in manuscript in the early 15th Century and first printed in the late 15th.

Albrecht Dürer was a master in various media, but it was in woodcut design that his creative genius reached its highest expression. Here are all of his extant woodcuts, a collection of over great works containing all the familiar cuts long treasured by the world's art lovers: the celebrated series on the Life of the Virgin, The Apocalypse of John (17 cuts), The Great Passion, St.

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Synopsis Albrecht Dürer was a master in various media, but it was in woodcut design that his creative genius reached its highest expression. Here are all of his extant woodcuts, a collection of over great works containing all the familiar cuts long treasured by the world's art lovers: the celebrated series on the Life of the Virgin, The Apocalypse of John (17 cuts), The Great Passion, St Pages: