Counter-Reformation Countenances: Catholic Art and attitude from Caravaggio to Rubens

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A discussion of portraits of the leading figures of the Catholic Reformation (Ignatius Loyola, Francis Xavier, Teresa of Avila, and Filippo Neri); of Catholic theology as it pertains to the use of images; and of works of art produced by Baroque masters in order to enshrine such ideologies.
Original languageEnglish
Pages (from-to)373-387
Number of pages15
JournalStudies: An Irish Quarterly Review
Issue number416
Publication statusPublished - Dec 2015



  • Counter Reformation
  • Ignatius Loyola
  • Francis Xavier
  • Teresa of Avila
  • Filippo Neri
  • Martin Luther
  • Molanus
  • Giglio da Fabriano
  • Caravaggio
  • Rubens
  • Bernini
  • Domenichino
  • the Pensionante del Saraceni

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