Rembrandt, Storm on the Sea of Galilee, 1633

Content: Depicts Jesus calming the storm on the Sea of Galilee

Context: Uses tenebrism and a strong diagonal with the lighting and the placing of the boat to emphasize the drama of the scene, It is Rembrandt's only seascape

Period/Style: Northern Baroque

Theft: Taken from the Isabella Stewart Gardner Museum

Hasn't been seen since 1990 when it was taken from the Isabella Stewart Gardner Museum

Sources: http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/The_Storm_on_the_Sea_of_Galilee

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