Synopses & Reviews
The understanding and enjoyment of a work of art depends as much on the story it depicts as on the artists execution of it. But what were once biblical or classical commonplaces are not so readily re
About the Author
James A. Hall is a noted scholar and historian of art. Living in England, he is the author of several works, including The Illustrated Dictionary of Subjects and Symbols in Eastern and Western Art (Westview Press, 1996).