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The Book of Mormon Art of Arnold Friberg, “Painter of Scripture”
|Title||The Book of Mormon Art of Arnold Friberg, “Painter of Scripture”|
|Publication Type||Journal Article|
|Year of Publication||2001|
|Authors||Swanson, Vern G.|
|Journal||Journal of Book of Mormon Studies|
|Keywords||Art; Artwork; Book of Mormon|
Arnold Friberg is arguably the most influential artist on Latter-day Saint scriptural art. His depictions of the people and the landscape of the Book of Mormon are well known to Latter-day Saints. This article explains the genesis and completion of Friberg’s series of twelve Book of Mormon paintings and gives the author’s own observations on each painting.
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