Saints: A Year in Faith and Art

Saints: A Year in Faith and Art

Great Book!! This unique volume illustrates all the saints of the liturgical calendar and popular tradition. Includes 380 images, ranging from world-famous works of art to more recent depictions. Each brief entry presents the saint's historical background, with the etymology of the saint's name, the saint's traditional iconography, and a list of occupations, countries, and cities under the saint's patronage. By Rosa Giorgi.