Gallery Talk: Professor Gary Anderson on "Rembrandt's Religious Prints"

Wed Nov 15, 2017, 12:30PM - 1:15PM

O'Shaughnessy West Gallery

When artists depict religious subject matter, they work within a rich and varied visual tradition. Rembrandt's handling of Biblical subject matter is in response to and informed and influenced by both his contemporaries and the artists who came before him. But how does this visual tradition relate to a theological tradition? Join Gary Anderson, Hesburgh Professor of Catholic Theology, for a close look at a selection of prints in the exhibition Rembrandt's Religious Prints: The Feddersen Collection at the Snite Museum of Art and to explore how theological thinking may have informed Rembrandt's aesthetic choices.

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