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Tag Archives: Warner Sallman
Sallman’s Pretty Jesus
Posted on March 19, 2011 by Victoria Emily Jones
In 1940, commercial artist Warner Sallman created the oil painting Head of Christ. This image has since been reproduced hundreds of millions of times, on prints, plaques, bookmarks, greeting cards, funeral announcements, church bulletins, buttons, calendars, clocks, lamps, coffee mugs, … Continue reading →
Posted in Popular Art | Tagged Breck girl, David Morgan, Head of Christ, Icons of American Protestantism, Warner Sallman | 18 Comments