P.funk Entropy

artmastered:

Rembrandt, Two Scholars Disputing, 1628, oil on panel, 72 x 60 cm, National Gallery of Victoria, Melbourne. Source
This is believed to be a representation of Saints Peter and Paul, though they are not depicted with any of their recognisable attributes. Instead, Rembrandt relies on the viewer’s awareness of both figures’ traditional appearances, such as Peter’s white beard.

artmastered:

Rembrandt, Two Scholars Disputing, 1628, oil on panel, 72 x 60 cm, National Gallery of Victoria, Melbourne. Source

This is believed to be a representation of Saints Peter and Paul, though they are not depicted with any of their recognisable attributes. Instead, Rembrandt relies on the viewer’s awareness of both figures’ traditional appearances, such as Peter’s white beard.