TITLE

Fisherman and Fish pond: From the Sea of Sin to the Living Waters

AUTHOR(S)
Drewer, Lois
PUB. DATE
December 1981
SOURCE
Art Bulletin;Dec81, Vol. 63 Issue 4, p533
SOURCE TYPE
Academic Journal
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Examines the motifs of the fish and fishermen in Christian art. Interpretation of the fish as an image of the Christian soul; Complications in the understanding of fish and fishing scenes in a Christian context; Similarity between the symbolic function of the fisherman and the shepherd.
ACCESSION #
5314859

 

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