Presentation on theme: "HISTORICAL FACES OF CHRIST. JESUS AS THE GOOD SHEPHERD."— Presentation transcript:
HISTORICAL FACES OF CHRIST
JESUS AS THE GOOD SHEPHERD
GOOD SHEPHERD Catacomb painting 3 rd c.
GOOD SHEPHERD Christ the Good Shepherd, Asia Minor, probably Phrygia (central Turkey ), Early Christian c.270– 280. Marble, 50 x 25.7 x 15.9 cm. Cleveland Museum of Art.
GOOD SHEPHERD Also from the early period. Note again, Jesus is beardless youth, looking a lot like David.
GOOD SHEPHERD Early Byzantine mosaic
GOOD SHEPHERD Pieter Brueghel the Elder 1565
GOOD SHEPHERD Contemporary Chinese Yu Jiade
JESUS AS HUMAN & DIVINE
HUMAN & DIVINE Bust of Christ, Ceiling detail, Catacomb of Commodilla
HUMAN & DIVINE Bust of Christ, encaustic, sixth century, Sinai.
HUMAN & DIVINE Annunciation, Nativity, Adoration Nicola Pisana, 1260 [Baptistry of the Pisa Cathedral]; imitation of an early church sarcophagus in the Graeco- Roman style
HUMAN & DIVINE Shepherds come to Jesus Giotto
HUMAN & DIVINE Hieronymous Bosch, c The Visit of the Magi
HUMAN & DIVINE Adoration of the Shepherds Titian, 1553
HUMAN & DIVINE The Risen Christ Contemporary stained glass
HUMAN & DIVINE Contemporary Mexican icon Emmaus
JESUS AS KING & JUDGE
KING/JUDGE Christ reigning in heaven Apse, San Vitale, Ravena c. 500 A.D.
KING/JUDGE Jesus represented as if he were an Emperor and his associates appear as members of his court. Here is a picture of the apse in the Church of Saints Cosmas and Damian in Rome.
KING/JUDGE Unknown German, Hildesheim, about 1170s Tempera colors, gold leaf, silver, and ink on parchment
KING/JUDGE Christ the King, surrounded by evangelists & saints, above the west door of Chartres Cathedral
KING/JUDGE The carved stone wall behind the High Altar is the Ter Sanctus. The dominant figure in the reredos is the Christ in Majesty, or the Majestus. His right hand is held in a gesture of blessing; his left hand holds an orb (a globe topped by a cross) that signifies his sovereignty over the entire world. Washington National Cathedral
KING/JUDGE Scenes from Michelangelo’s Last Judgment in the Sistene Chapel
KING/JUDGE Contemporary Latin American graphic for Advent 1 C
JESUS AS TEACHER/RABBI
Fra Angelico, 1450
JESUS AS TEACHER/RABBI Carl Bloch, 1875
JESUS AS TEACHER/RABBI Ain Vares, Estonia Broad Road, Narrow Gate
JESUS AS TEACHER/RABBI Beatitudes Contemporary African
JESUS AS TEACHER/RABBI Sermon on the Mount Pietro Annigoni, Italian contemporary
JESUS AS TEACHER/RABBI Sermon Contemporary Mexican icon
JESUS AS TEACHER/RABBI Woman at the Well, contemporary Chinese Li Wei San
JESUS AS SACRIFICIAL VICTIM
SACRIFICIAL VICTIM Sarcophagus with Scenes from the Passion of Christ
SACRIFICIAL VICTIM Crucifixion, San Damiano, painter unknown, c This is the crucifix that inspired St. Francis's conversion.
SACRIFICIAL VICTIM The Isenheim Altarpiece, Matthias Grunewal d (d. 1528); between 1512 and 1516, polyptych.
SACRIFICIAL VICTIM Lorenzo Pécheux ( ) "Crucifixion with the Virgin and Mary Magdalene"
SACRIFICIAL VICTIM Marc Chagall 1938
SACRIFICIAL VICTIM James B. Janknegt's 1985 Cruxifiction at Barton Creek
SACRIFICIAL VICTIM Contemporary African
SACRIFICIAL VICTIM Contemporary Latin American graphic for Good Friday