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Angels /
Erika Langmuir.
imprint
London : National Gallery Publications, 1999.
description
80 p. : col. ill.
ISBN
185709249X
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London : National Gallery Publications, 1999.
isbn
185709249X
catalogue key
3076822
 
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Offering an explanation of the presence and surprisingly complicated history of angels in painting, this text looks at how ideas about angels developed from the time of St Paul to the Renaissance, and examines some well-known religious pictures.
Table of Contents
Forewordp. 5
Introductionp. 7
Angelsp. 11
The nature of angels
Celestial orchestras and choirs
Angelic forms
Multiplying angels
Archangelsp. 35
Michael
Gabriel
Raphael
The Three Archangels reunited
Guardian Angelsp. 67
Further Readingp. 80
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