Details
IMAGE number
MEP2627477
Title
Ten Thousand Martyrs, 1529 (oil on board)
Artist
Pontormo, Jacopo (1494-1557) / Italian
Location
Galleria Palatina & Appartamenti Reali di Palazzo Pitti, Florence, Tuscany, Italy
Medium
oil on board
Date
1529 (C16th)
Dimensions
65x73 cms
Description
Ten Thousand Martyrs (I diecimila martiri), by Pontormo, 1529, 16th century, oil on board, 65 x 73 cm Whole artwork view. The painting shows at the same time the scene of the conviction, in the right foreground, and the various types of martyrdom around it: the baptism of the soldiers, the capture of the legion, the stoning and killing with daggers, walking on nails, crucifixion; the emperor, sitting at the centre, imposes orders to scourge on the right, turning his back on the viewer Pontormo Palatine Gallery
Photo credit
Bridgeman Images
Keywords
soldier / armour / flag / standing up / drum / human figure / order / lying down / catching / italian painting / steps / all / young / nails / art / standing / cruelty / nudity / full length / caucasian / martyrdom / baptism / looking down / 30-39 years / torment / dagger / angels / death / external / 20-29 years / executioner / spears / fly / emperor / male character / cross-country / italian art / 16th century / killing / painted / adult / seated / gaze / horses / lapidation / knight / 3-5 years / day / power / sky / raised hand / soldiers / sixteenth century / group / nude / oil on board / martyr / hill / shield / musculature / crucifixion / flail / painting / pathos / frontal / on one's knees / horizontal / flagellation / Painting / Mzpainting
Availability
Dimension [pixels] Dimension in 300dpi [mm] File size [MB]
Large 3508 × 3214 px 297 × 272 mm 7 MB
Medium 1024 × 938 px 87 × 79 mm 1 MB
Small 600 × 550 px 51 × 47 mm 1 MB
Copyright
Out of copyright
Permissions
PERMISSION REQUIRED FOR NON EDITORIAL USAGE
Restrictions
ITALIAN RIGHTS NOT AVAILABLE

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