This Man SIGNED 1st Printing 1965 by Andrew Vachon - Christ - Crucifixion - Passion - Anatomy - Art - Jesuit Artist


Title: This Man

Author: Andrew Wm. Vachon, S.J.

Description: Inscribed by author on inside of front cover. Stated First printing, March 1, 1965. Wraps show spots of soiling; bit of minor edge-wear. Includes a two-page color centerfold of Gonzaga's Crucifixion painting. Many illustrations throughout. 89 unnumbered pages. 11 x 8.5 inches.

Vachon's analysis of the physiological causes of death and anatomical experience of the Crucifixion, and his work to accurately depict such in his painting. Detailed explanations are given as the author/artist walks the reader through his preliminary sketches accurately representing the skeletal, musculature, circulatory, and epidemiological basis for the visual representation of Jesus' body on the cross. The painting was designed to be placed above the main altar at the Gonzaga Preparatory School and was unveiled at Gonzaga University (Spokane, Washington) in 1965.

Fr. Andrew William Vachon (1910-1979) was an artist and Jesuit priest and was Gonzaga University's artist-in-residence from 1965 to 1979.

Binding: Soft Cover
Condition: Good

Publisher: Western Arts, Inc.
Place: Idaho Falls, Idaho
Year: 1965

Language: English

ISBN: n/a

Keywords: Crucifixion, Passion of Christ, Jesus, art, depiction, physiological trauma, Gonzaga University, Shroud of Turin, anatomy, Jesuit Artists

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