Publisher: Taylor and Francis
Series: Studies for the International Society for Cultural History
Publication Date: October 06, 2015
Binding: Kobo eBook
This book traces the history of the Annunciation, exploring the deep and lasting impact of the event on the Western imagination. Waller explores the Annunciation from its appearance in Luke’s Gospel, to its rise to prominence in religious doctrine and popular culture, and its gradual decline in importance during the Enlightenment.