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Index of Christian Art

Index of Christian Art

An index to images in books and articles. In most cases not the image itself. 

Primarily Christian art and iconography from early apostolic times to approximately 1400 A.D. Some Jewish, Islamic, and non-ecclesiastical subjects.  Entries include descriptive information, provenance, location and ownership information, bibliographical references, and, when available, a photographic reproduction of the work of art.

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