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Merton Center Manuscripts:

'Notes on sacred art'

Notes on sacred and profane art



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Art | Religious aspects
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1. Article (Essay) D.1 Merton, Thomas, 1915-1968; 1957 Newsletter [Catholic Art Association, College Committee] Originally, this was a series of conferences given to the Scholastics at the Abbey of Gethsemani. Later, Parts I-IV were published as "Notes on Sacred and Profane Art" in Jubilee. There was also a series of issues of the "Newsletter" of the Catholic Art Association, College Committee, which published most of it as "Notes on Sacred Art" (from Vol. IX, No. 2 [October 1957] through No. 9 [May 1958]). This newsletter published Parts I-V, adding "Eric Gill on Art." Part VI, "The Cistercians and Sacred Art" remains unpublished. See also:  Notes on sacred and profane art --> «detailed view» -->
2. Mimeograph (signed or inscribed) D.9 Merton, Thomas, 1915-1968; 1956 Jubilee See also:  Notes on sacred and profane art --> «detailed view» -->
3. Mimeographed Article (Essay) D.2 Merton, Thomas, 1915-1968; 1956 Jubilee See also:  Notes on sacred and profane art --> «detailed view» -->
4. Article (Essay) E.1 Merton, Thomas, 1915-1968; 1956 Jubilee Originally, this was a series of conferences given to the Scholastics at the Abbey of Gethsemani. Later, Parts I-IV were published as "Notes on Sacred and Profane Art" in Jubilee. There was also a series of issues of the "Newsletter" of the Catholic Art Association, College Committee, which published most of it as "Notes on Sacred Art" (from Vol. IX, No. 2 [October 1957] through No. 9 [May 1958]). This newsletter published Parts I-V, adding "Eric Gill on Art." Part VI, "The Cistercians and Sacred Art" remains unpublished. See also:  Notes on sacred and profane art --> «detailed view» -->
5. Article (Essay) D.5 Merton, Thomas, 1915-1968; 1956 Jubilee In the bound volume of Merton: Collected Essays from the Merton Center Reading Room, Volume 4, page 82.