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Judaism and Christian Art: Aesthetic Anxieties from the Catacombs to Colonialism

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Christian 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.The thirteen essays in "Judaism and Christian Art" reveal that Chri ...more
Hardcover, 442 pages
Published February 17th 2011 by University of Pennsylvania Press
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