Details
IMAGE number
MEB1191681
Title
Scene from Sacrifice, by Jacopo Carucci known as Pontormo, c. 1545, 16th Century, tempera on canvas, 85 x 148 cm
Artist
Pontormo, Jacopo (1494-1557) / Italian
Location
Museo di Capodimonte, Naples, Campania, Italy
Medium
tempera on canvas
Date
1545 AD (C16th AD)
Dimensions
85x148 cms
Description
Whole artwork view. The scene is divided into three parts: in the middle the sacrifice of two animals on the the altar where is engraved a sentence "TIBI SOLI DEO. S. O. - To thee only God," or "To you the Sun God"-, on the left a group of women and on the right a group of older men, both excited; the two figures in the foreground are kneeling and placed in profile; in the right group there is only one person with black dress and we can identifie it with Cosimo de 'Medici.
Photo credit
Mondadori Portfolio/Electa/Sergio Anelli / Bridgeman Images
Keywords
altar / women / men / are / caucasian / 60-69 years / italy / looking up / body / italian art / burn / adult / fire / tempera on canvas / mutton / fear / sixteenth century / mannerism / national museum of capodimonte / naples / sacrifice / painting / jacopo da pontormo / jacopo carucci / horizontal / cosimo de' medici / pontormo / Painting / Mzpainting

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Dimension [pixels] Dimension in 300dpi [mm] File size [MB]
Large 6153 × 3508 px 521 × 297 mm 19 MB
Medium 1024 × 584 px 87 × 49 mm 1 MB
Copyright
Out of copyright
Restrictions
Editorial use only / Cannot be licensed to clients in Italy

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