Friday, April 6, 2012

Featured: Man of Sorrows

Joe Coleman, Man of Sorrows
Gates of Heck, 1993
Hardback, limited numbered edition
Printed in gold on black paper stock, with 18 tipped in color plates(out of print)

A book devoted to the painting Man of Sorrows by artist/cartoonist Coleman. The painting is inspired by various non-canonical accounts of the life of Jesus. The book reproduces 18 details from the painting and then elaborates on the sources for each of the episodes depicted.

This book, and thousands of others, can be purchased from:

Brickbat Books
709 South Fourth Street
Philadelphia, PA 19147

215 592 1207

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