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Nature and grace in art

John W. Dixon

Nature and grace in art

by John W. Dixon

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Published by University of North Carolina Press in Chapel Hill .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Art and religion,
  • Art -- Philosophy,
  • Christian art and symbolism

  • Edition Notes

    Bibliography: p. 213-214.

    Statementby John W. Dixon, Jr.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsN72.R4 D5
    The Physical Object
    Paginationx, 220 p.
    Number of Pages220
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL5911798M
    LC Control Number64013549
    OCLC/WorldCa639033

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