Art 8 for Young Catholics is a most beautiful art appreciation book from Seton Press, and one of our most popular items! Full color reproductions of Christianity's greatest religious art with insightful comments to point out religious meaning. The junior high student is introduced to the work of 78 different artists in this truly unique collection that could easily serve as a "coffee table book." You will want to buy additional copies for your friends and family. Includes such artists as:
Bellini and Botticelli
Leonardo Da Vinci
Michelangelo, Raphael and the Renaissance Painters
Printed on glossy, high quality enamel paper for the best possible reproduction. Includes artist biographies, glossary and index. 2013 copyright. Hard cover. 236 pp.
This book is so much more than a pretty picture book. It is almost a virtual tour through the most beautiful works of art depicting Our Lord, the Holy Family, and the Saints. The pictures are in stunningly clear and beautiful color. In addition, the pictures are accompanied by instructive comments that help to understand the paintings as well as brief biographies on the artists. This book is truly special and a valuable addition to the home.