A Dutch Master and the Good Life

Bess, Philip
March 1995
First Things: A Monthly Journal of Religion & Public Life;Mar1995, Issue 51, p42
Features the portrayal of the relationship of architecture and of cities to the good life for human beings in the painting "The Mystic Adoration of the Lamb," by Jan Van Eyck. Presence of Jesus Christ in the iconography of the painting; Nature of the good life for human beings; Sensibility about architecture and the city.


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