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.
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.
Also from the early period. Note again, Jesus is beardless youth, looking a lot like David.
Early Byzantine mosaic
Pieter Brueghel the Elder 1565
Bust of Christ, Ceiling detail, Catacomb of Commodilla
Bust of Christ, encaustic, sixth century, Sinai .
Nicola Pisana, 1260 [Baptistry of the Pisa Cathedral]; imitation of an early church sarcophagus in the Graeco-Roman style
Annunciation, Nativity, Adoration
Shepherds come to Jesus
Hieronymous Bosch, c. 1495
The Visit of the Magi
Adoration of the Shepherds
The Risen Christ
Contemporary stained glass
Contemporary Mexican icon
Christ reigning in heaven
Apse, San Vitale, Ravena
c. 500 A.D.
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.
Unknown German, Hildesheim, about 1170s Tempera colors, gold leaf, silver, and ink on parchment
Christ the King, surrounded by evangelists & saints, above the west door of ChartresCathedral
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
Scenes from Michelangelo’s Last Judgment in the Sistene Chapel
Contemporary Latin American graphic for Advent 1 C
Fra Angelico, 1450
Carl Bloch, 1875
Broad Road, Narrow Gate
Sermon on the Mount
Pietro Annigoni, Italian contemporary
Woman at the Well, contemporary Chinese
Li Wei San
Sarcophagus with Scenes from the Passion of Christ
Crucifixion, San Damiano, painter unknown, c. 1207.
This is the crucifix that inspired St. Francis's conversion.
The Isenheim Altarpiece, Matthias Grunewald (d. 1528); between 1512 and 1516, polyptych.
Lorenzo Pécheux(1729 - 1821) "Crucifixion with the Virgin and Mary Magdalene"
James B. Janknegt's1985
Cruxifiction at Barton Creek
Contemporary Latin American
graphic for Good Friday
Christ in Glory (chalk drawing)
Resurrection of Christ with Reformers, Lucas Cranach the Younger, 1556
El Greco, 1610-1614
Jean-Baptiste Jouvenet, 1706 Raising of Lazarus
Carl Block, 1875
Christ Healing by the Well in Bethseda
Contemporary African, Healing of the Ten Lepers
Healing the Devil Possessed Man