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The Italian Presepe: Cultural Landscape of the Soul is an exploration of an important form of traditional religious Italian dioramic art depicting the Nativity. The Italian presepe is a widely practiced art form, encompassing in three dimensions elements of sculpture, painting and set design.
College of the Holy Cross
crèches, nativity scenes, Italy, terra-cotta figurines, exhibition catalog
Arts and Humanities | Christianity | Interactive Arts | Religion | Sculpture
September 3-December 17, 2014
80 pages : color illustrations ; 25 x 29 cm
Stanbury, Sarah and Balboni, Margot, "The Italian Presepe: Cultural Landscapes of the Soul" (2014). Exhibit Catalogs. 1.