The Preaching of Ambrose.
 
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Title:The Preaching of Ambrose
Notes:Possibly a scene of Ambrose castigating the Arians. This could be a representation of Ambrose debating with Arius, although Ambrose was born shortly after Arius died. The scene could be a conflation of the debates at the Council of Nicea and Ambrose's efforts to curb the spread of Arianism.

From The Yorck Project.
Date:1515-1520
Building:Alte Pinakothek
City/Town:Munich
Country:Germany

Person as Subject:Ambrose, Bishop of Milan, ca. 340-397
Arius, 256-336
General Subject:Preaching
Heresy
Library of Congress Subject:Christian art and symbolism -- Belgium
ICONCLASS Number:11H(AMBROSE)41

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Record Number:46291 Last Updated: 2021-02-24 11:36:03 Record Created: 2006-07-03 00:00:00
Institution:Vanderbilt University Unit: Collection: Art in the Christian Tradition