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Rembrandt's faith : church and temple in the Dutch golden age / Shelley Perlove and Larry Silver.

Author/creator Perlove, Shelley Karen
Other author/creatorSilver, Larry, 1947-
Format Book and Print
Publication InfoUniversity Park, Penn. : Pennsylvania State University Press, ©2009.
Descriptionxxii, 506 pages : illustrations (some color) ; 27 cm
Supplemental Content Table of contents only
Subject(s)
Contents Introduction: Rembrandt and the Jerusalem Temple -- A religious stew: faith, diversity, and controversy in the Dutch golden age -- The Old Testament and Apocrypha: sinners, patriarchs, kings, heroes, and exiles -- Christ's infancy and the temple -- Childhood and ministry in the temple: councils, Pharisees, and priests -- The temple and early church: ministry, passion, and post-resurrection -- Rembrandt's late works: without temple or church -- Conclusions: wrestling with the angel.
Abstract "An art historical study of Rembrandt's use of religious imagery, arranged by subject matter. Demonstrates the new ideas the artist brought to his interpretations of the Jerusalem Temple and the apostolate church, as he explored the relationship between Jewish and Christian revelation in biblical history"--Provided by publisher.
Bibliography noteIncludes bibliographical references (p. [451]-477) and index.
LCCN 2008029795
ISBN9780271034065 (cloth : alk. paper)
ISBN0271034068 (cloth : alk. paper)

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