Religion & Ethics NewsWeekly Prayers and Portraits
A National Gallery of Art exhibit explores Renaissance-era religious diptychs. Details
Program: Religion & Ethics NewsWeekly
Episode: Prayers and Portraits
The exhibition “Prayers and Portraits: Unfolding the Netherlandish Diptych” consists of religious paintings produced under the umbrella of the Roman Catholic Church and spans the 15th and 16th centuries. A diptych consists of two panels of the same size that are framed and hinged so they can be opened and closed like a book.
Premiere Date: 01/05/2007
Episode Expires: Never
TV Rating: NR
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