How Catholic Art Saved the Faith : The Triumph of Beauty and Truth in Counter-Reformation Art

How Catholic Art Saved the Faith : The Triumph of Beauty and Truth in Counter-Reformation Art

Book Title: How Catholic Art Saved the Faith : The Triumph of Beauty and Truth in Counter-Reformation Art

Author: Stanley Hauerwas

Format: Paperback | 320 pages

Publication Date: 20 Sep 2018

ISBN-13: 9781622826124

Exploring the works of Bernini, Caravaggio, Michelangelo, and countless other Counter-Reformation artists, Lev shows how Catholic art in the 16th and 17th centuries was designed to confront challenges raised by the Reformation with soothing and persuasive voice of art.