The Ten Commandments: From the Bible to Rembrandt
Jordan S. Penkower, Bar-Ilan University
Tuesday, November 6, 2018
Bildner Center, 12 College Ave.
This presentation traces the history of the Tablets of the Covenant and the Ten Commandments inscribed thereon, from the Bible through the Renaissance, as represented in both Jewish and Christian art, with special attention to two of Rembrandt’s paintings.