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Allegory of gluttony and voluptuousness

Painting, 1490-th , 34.9×31.4 cm

Description of the artwork «Allegory of gluttony and voluptuousness»

Board "Allegory of gluttony and voluptuousness" it is considered a fragment the lost triptych "the Seven deadly sins" (presumably the lower third of the left inner panel). To the top of this panel include the work "Ship of fools". Another lost panel of the triptych may have been "Death of a miser" and external doors - "The traveler". So now the four surviving fragment of the triptych are not only in different museums, but on different continents: "Ship of fools" moored in the Louvre, a little village settled in Rotterdam, the Museum Boijmans van Beuningen, "the death of the miser" is spelled out in the National gallery of art in Washington, and "Allegory" - Art gallery of Yale University in Connecticut.
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Art form: Painting

Subject and objects: Genre scene, Allegorical scene

Style of art: Northern Renaissance

Technique: Oil

Materials: Wood

Date of creation: 1490-th

Size: 34.9×31.4 cm

Artwork in selections: 14 selections

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