Polyptych


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Polyptych

 

(1) A painting or relief consisting of several panels.

(2) Several pictures with a common subject and unity of color and composition.

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Polyptych is a few pictures connected by a common idea (theme), and also by the unity of the color and compositional structure.
Some illustrative examples are Andrea da Muranos polyptych in the Gallerie dell'Accademia, Venice, (45) Giovanni Bellini's San Giobbe Altarpiece (1478-80), (46) Vincenzo Civerchio's St Roch and St Sebastian, (47) and Girolamo dai Libri's Saint Sebastian, St Roch and St Job (c.
"The strength, beauty and grand scale of Turkish landscapes unfurl in Murat Morova's polyptych, in Halil Altyndere's surprising photographic composition and in Murat AkagE-ndE-z's installation combining video with resin painting.
it also boasts the Van Eyck brothers' 15th century polyptych altarpiece The Adoration of the Mystic Lamb, as well as Saint Bavo Enters The Convent At Ghent by Belgian baroque painter Rubens.
A large polyptych Blue Room is from 2011 and the last work to be made by Turkish artist Ahmet Elhan for the series Places that he has been producing since 2007.
"Flesh opens and blood flows" -- a polyptych of eight photographs is a set of eerie, vaguely gothic images of two young women in bed, half wrapped in lace-like translucent fabric.
Big on sculptures featuring tormented souls, it also boasts the Van Eyck brothers'' 15th century polyptych altarpiece The Adoration of the Mystic Lamb, as well as Saint Bavo Enters The Convent At Ghent by Belgian''s most famous baroque painter Rubens.
Big on sculptures featuring tormented souls, it also boasts the Van Eyck brothers' 15th Century polyptych altarpiece The Adoration of the Mystic Lamb, as well as Saint Bavo Enters The Convent At Ghent by Belgian's most famous baroque painter Rubens.
Composition scholars have tried to build on his discussion of Grammar B: Wendy Bishop draws explicitly on Weathers's work in the collection of essays she edited on Elements of Alternate Style: Essays on Writing and Revision (1997); Robert Root in his work on the segmented essay (what he calls the polyptych) has also been trying to open up possibilities for the teaching of writing from first-year comp to creative nonfiction, as have Chris Thaiss and Terry Myers Zawacki in their look at writing across different fields in Engaged Writers and Dynamic Disciplines (2006).
Giovanni e Paolo, school of Giovanni Bellini, polyptych and predella panels; reproduction, Kaftal, Saints in North East Italy, figures 1389, 1394, 1395, 1397, 1398; (5) Vienna, Kunsthistorisches Museum, and Oxford, Ashmolean, Bartolomeo degli Erri, polyptych (formerly at S.
I stood in the room containing the polyptych in five parts, "Analysis of the Rose as Sentimental Despair" (1985), for hours, observing the subtle shifts of light and shadow with tears streaming down my cheeks.
Orvieto Polyptych (1321) (where Mary Magdalene and the Virgin appear in