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Religious themes in Art

Links to resources depicting religious themes or ideas in art.

The Sower and the Seed by Sadao Watanabe.

"The Sower and the Seed" by Japanese artist Sadao Watanabe.
Article on the life and art of Sadao Watanabe.

Parable of the Sower by Pieter Bruegel the Elder

Parable of the Sower, 1557 by Pieter Bruegel the Elder, Antwerp Period (1554-1562). Northern Renaissance. Religious painting. Timken Museum of Art, San Diego, CA, US

Parable of the Sower artwork by T Bertram Poole

Parable of the Sower by Thomas Bertram Poole.

The sower by Vincent van Gogh

Vincent van Gogh, The sower, c. 17 - 28 June 1888 – © Kröller-Müller Museum

The Sower - Van Gogh Museum

The Sower, 1888, Vincent van Gogh, Van Gogh Museum, Amsterdam (Vincent van Gogh Foundation)

Image: The Sower and the Seed | Sacred Art Meditations

The Parable of the Sower by Carl Dixon.

Parable of the Sower by Georg Pencz

Parable of the Sower, from “The Life of Christ” by Georg Pencz (1500-1550). This work is a German engraving, created around 1540.

The Sacrament of the Last Supper

Painted in 1955 this tableau is both religious and realistic: the background accurately portrays the view from Dalí’s home on the Catalan coast of northeastern Spain. This painting is not an attempt to recreate the meal but a symbolic presentation of the Eucharistic ritual. Further information available on the National Galleray of Art Website.

The Last Supper Sculpture

A powerful and traditional image of our Lord breaking bread by Timothy P. Schmalz. This contemporary installation of The Last Supper with twelve empty seats invite the viewers to sit at Christ’s table and become the disciples of today.

Parables of Mercy | A Listly List

Links to artworks on the Parables of Mercy.