Now Available-Judaism and Christian Art

Judaism and Christian Art: Aesthetic Anxieties from the Catacombs to Colonialism
Edited by Herbert L. Kessler and David Nirenberg
456 pages | 7 x 10 | 110 illus.
Cloth 2011 | ISBN 978-0-8122-4285-0 | $69.95 | £45.50

Judaism and Christian ArtChristian cultures across the centuries have invoked Judaism in order to debate, represent, and contain the dangers presented by the sensual nature of art. By engaging Judaism, both real and imagined, they explored and expanded the perils and possibilities for Christian representation of the material world. Read more . . .

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