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Old Testament through 100 masterpieces of art

by ReМЃgis Debray

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Published by Merrell in London, New York .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Bible. O.T. -- Illustrations.,
  • Painting, European.,
  • Christian art and symbolism.

  • Edition Notes

    StatementRégis Debray ; [translated, adapted, and augmented by Benjamin Lifson].
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsND1432.E85 D42713 2004
    The Physical Object
    Pagination222 p. :
    Number of Pages222
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL3436302M
    ISBN 101858942616
    LC Control Number2005280599
    OCLC/WorldCa56644225

    The source for all Christian art, the Bible (also called "the scriptures") is made up of two parts: The Old Testament (OT) and The New Testament (NT). The OT, which consists of 46 books, beginning with the story of the Creation, was written in Hebrew and was inherited from the sacred writings of the Jews. The Old Testament. Old Testament is the name the first Christians gave the collection of Jewish holy books known as the Tanakh. A testament is a covenant, a treaty, and the Old Testament is the covenant between God and the Jewish people. God promised the Hebrews land and safety in return for obedience and worship. Paul first mentions the Old Testament in his second letter to the Corinthians.

    Rembrandt was a Dutch painter and the son of a prosperous miller. Universally regarded as one of the greatest artists of all time, Rembrandt often turned to Scripture for inspiration. Rembrandt: The Old Testament features reproductions of 69 color oils, drawings and black-and-white etchings of such subjects as Abraham and Isaac, Noah's ark, Moses 4/5(1). The Old Testament in Art: From the Creation of the World to the Death of Moses. Sparrow, W[alter] Shaw, editor. Text by the reverend Canon J. Dobell, the Reverend R. C. Gillie, the Reverend R. J. Campbell, Dr hans W Singer, and Leonce Benedite.

    The term Old Testament was devised by a Christian, Melito of Sardis, about AD to distinguish this part of the Bible from the New Testament. Except for a few passages in Aramaic, the Old Testament was written originally in Hebrew during the period from to BC.   Consider the Bible's Old Testament as a literary masterpiece dramatized by paintings, music, and sculpture The Bible As Literature, Part One: Saga and Story in the Old ng the Bible as a collection of literary masterpieces, this film, produced in by Encyclopædia Britannica Educational Corporation, skillfully weaves together paintings, sculpture, music, and drama to renact.


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Each story is recounted concisely, in everyday language, followed by a commentary on how the story has generally been depicted in Western art.

Old Testament: Through Masterpieces of Art by Regis Debray,available at Book Depository with free delivery worldwide/5(14). The patriarchs Abraham and Joseph, Samson the judge, King David, Queen Esther, the pious old and young Tobit: this cast of characters provided Rembrandt with material for moral dramas throughout his life.

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Art The New Testament Through Masterpieces. Rediscover the staples of our culture heritage. - Explore cherylmaynelson's board "Art Women in the Old Testament", followed by people on Pinterest. See more ideas about Art, Biblical art and Young art pins. The Old Testament (abbreviated OT) is the first part of the Christian biblical canon, which is based primarily upon the twenty-four books of the Hebrew Bible (or Tanakh), a collection of ancient religious Hebrew writings by the Israelites believed by most Christians and religious Jews to be the sacred Word of second part of Christian Bibles is the New Testament, written in the Koine.

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Their stories invite the reader to consider the human cost of violence and patriarchy, and in that sense prove instructive to all who wish to work for a better world.”. "Accompanying each painting [illustrated in the volume] is a concise retelling of the Old Testament story that inspired the work.

Many of the images are also supported by a brief commentary on how the episode is traditionally depicted, offering an introduction to the understanding and interpretation of biblical art"-. Here you can find quick, 3-minute guides to every book of the Old Testament. They’re listed in the order they show up in Protestant Bibles.

Just click any book’s name, and get a high-level idea of what it’s about. But don’t ever stop at these guides. .Through the Old Testament - Book by Book 1 Through the Old Testament – Book by Book 1st Lesson: Introduction Beginning an exciting trip through God’s Word This study gives the purpose of these studies through the bible and the method that will be used as a guide, layingFile Size: KB.