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 (C16th)
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
women / men / are / caucasian / 60-69 years / italy / looking up / body / italian art / burn / adult / fire / tempera on canvas / mutton / altar / fear / sixteenth century / mannerism / national museum of capodimonte / naples / sacrifice / painting / jacopo da pontormo / jacopo carucci / horizontal / cosimo de' medici / pontormo / Painting / Mzpainting
Availability
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
Small 600 × 342 px 51 × 29 mm 0 MB
Copyright
Out of copyright
Restrictions
EDITORIAL RIGHTS ONLY / ITALIAN RIGHTS NOT AVAILABLE

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