Face to Face: Portraits of the Divine in Early Christianity

Reading how God and finally Christ are portrayed in early Christian artwork, Jensen explores questions of the connection among paintings and theology, conflicts over idolatry and iconography, and the way the Christological controversies affected the portrayals of Christ. considering a lot of this artwork comes from historical Rome, she locations her research within the context of the historical past of Roman portraiture. 100 photos increase the dialogue.

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