The Great Painters' Gospel
by Henry Turner Bailey
Publisher: W. A. Wilde Co. 1900
Pictures representing scenes and incidents in the life of Our Lord Jesus Christ, with scriptural quotations, references and suggestions for comparative study. The picture itself may be the object of study, and the text become a commentary upon the picture.
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