Dr. Loren L. Johns’s The Apocalypse of John lists many resources, including a number of articles written by Johns himself. See also his Apocalypticism and Millennialism: A Select Bibliography for Research. He also includes a section on Revelation in art, and a page with resources about Patmos (currently with some obsolete links). Dr. Johns’s Curriculum […]
Wainwright, Arthur William. Mysterious Apocalypse: Interpreting the Book of Revelation. Nashville: Abingdon Press, 1993. 293 pages, bibliography, indices and 35 pages with notes. Reprint. Eugene, Oregon: Wipf & Stock publishers, 2001. This very well-written and well researched book contains three parts, the first of which treats “The Millennium and History”. It depends on first hand […]
Gustave Doré, The Book of Revelation Woodcuts by Gustave Doré (1832-1883), illustrating the Book of Revelation. The illustration to the right is a selection of Rev 12:1 – The Woman & Dragon.
Albrecht Dürer – Connecticut Colllege’s Wetmore Print CollectionConnecticut Colllege’s Wetmore Print Collection gives access to 17 images of Dürer’s woodprints (se also here): Albrecht Durer (1471-1528) The APOCALYPSE of ST. JOHN 1496-98. Their frontispiece is from 1511, though. Each image is 39 x 28 cm (each 15 x 11 in), but the frontispiece is 33 […]
Dürer, Albrecht. Die Apokalypse. München: Prestel, 2007. Exact reproductions of 1498-originals. 32 pages of exact reproductions in black and white and an accompanying booklet of 96 pages. 24 x 16,5 cm (bilingual booklet by Ludwig Grote); 48 x 325 mm (woodprints). Only 750 sets. RRP only €384.00. The publisher informs: The woodprint series, „Apocalypse“, was […]
Grubb, Nancy. Revelations: Art of the Apocalypse. New York: Abbeville Press, 1997. 144 pp. In her introduction, Grubb provides an overview of the sources and symbolism of biblical accounts of the Apocalypse. The following chapters are devoted to the specific imagery, in which Old and New Testament verses are interwoven with images by Western artists. […]