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8905

Uploaded on:
2011-08-05 19:00:00.0
File Size:
2.39 MB
Dimensions:
3140 x 2480 pixels
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Digital Media Bank ID: 8905
Description: Christ and the Woman Taken in Adultery. The figures are presented in a close group in the foreground. Christ is shown at the centre of the composition, placed directly in front of a classical column. This column, while conveying the historic period, acts as a compositional aid to direct the viewer's eye towards the figures of Christ and the woman. The artist has used colour and light to distinguish the figures
Categories: Collections / Fine Art, Timeline/ 1770s, Collections / Fine Art/ Oil Paintings  

Rights & Reuse

Licence: CC BY-SA
Credit Line: Royal Pavilion & Museums, Brighton & Hove

Object or Artwork info

Type (of Object or Artwork): Painting
Subject tags:
art
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painting
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woman
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art
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fine art
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christianity
   
Other Keywords: oil painting,PCF,column,christ,

File info

Original Filename: fa000082_d01_ab10.jpg
Media: Image
Size: 2.39 MB; 3140 x 2480 pixels; 266 x 210 mm (print at 300 DPI); 831 x 656 mm (screen at 96 DPI);
Orientation: Landscape

Administrative info

Linked Accession no.: FA000082