Early Western Christian Art during the IIIrd, IVth and Vth centuries: the paintings of the Catacombs

  To start the description of the Christian art we must begin by studying the paintings found at the Catacombs of Rome. The first Christian communities lived and celebrated their worship in private buildings, which later will be known as the Roman tituli*. Religious persecution and the impossibility of building were the main causes of … Continue reading Early Western Christian Art during the IIIrd, IVth and Vth centuries: the paintings of the Catacombs