panels remain a thorny issue: we still do not know how many there were, where they may have been placed, or if Piero's workshop assisted in their execution.
His insight is further reflected in the newly united predella
of adoring saints, male and female, surrounding the apparition of a mystical crucifixion.
DY: What is the function of the predella
paintings--the smaller oils done from direct observation--surrounding some of your larger synthetic pictures?
Un dialogo che Viola affronta sia dal punto di vista formale, prendendo per esempio spunto per le sue composizioni dalla pala d'altare rinascimentale, o dalla predella
, sia dal punto di vista concettuale, con riflessioni sull'architettura delle chiese toscane, viste come spazi al tempo stesso acustici e visuali.
In other projects ire employed that yew Italian device, the predella
, originally a band of small narrative panels at the base of an altarpiece.
The entire piece is supported by a predella
on the altar, which raises the retable from the altar table.
Beginning on Monday, February 10, Pete Predella
joins the agency as a senior vice president.
Through a thoroughly engaging comparison of Joos van Gent's late fifteenth-century Urbino altarpiece Communion of the Apostles with its predella
entitled Profanation of the Host by Paolo Uccello, the chapter explores the relations and tensions between faith and doubt, between Christians and Jews, between membership in a community and exclusion, and finally "between beliefs and representations" (Gallagher and Greenblatt, 107).
This small picture was originally part of the predella
(a series of small panels at the bottom of a large altarpiece), probably painted for the church of San Domenico in Orvieto.
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3), already strongly imprinted by Leonardo; the luminous altarpiece now in the Alana Collection; and the Pala Pugliese, complete with predella
, for Leccetto, now in Saint Louis.
The reconstruction includes only the main panel and two fragments from the predella
(many key pieces, including the side panels and pinnacles, are lost).