digplanet beta 1: Athena
Share digplanet:

Agriculture

Applied sciences

Arts

Belief

Business

Chronology

Culture

Education

Environment

Geography

Health

History

Humanities

Language

Law

Life

Mathematics

Nature

People

Politics

Science

Society

Technology

Resurrection of Christ
Rafael - ressureicaocristo01.jpg
Artist Raphael
Year 1499–1502
Type Oil on panel
Dimensions 52 cm × 44 cm (20.47 in × 17.32 in)
Location São Paulo Museum of Art, São Paulo

The Resurrection of Christ (1499–1502), also called The Kinnaird Resurrection (after a former owner of the painting, Lord Kinnaird), is an oil painting on wood by the Italian High Renaissance master Raphael. The work is one of the earliest known paintings by the artist, executed between 1499 and 1502. It is probably a piece of an unknown predella, though it has been suggested that the painting could be one of the remaining works of the Baronci altarpiece, Raphael's first recorded commission (seriously damaged by an earthquake in 1789, fragments of which are today found in museums across Europe).[1] The painting is housed in the São Paulo Museum of Art.

The Kinnaird Resurrection is one of the first preserved works of Raphael in which his natural dramatic style of composition was already obvious, as opposed to the gentle poetic style of his master, Pietro Perugino. The extremely rational composition is ruled by a complex ideal geometry which interlinks all the elements of the scene and gives it a strange animated rhythm, transforming the characters in the painting into co-protagonists in a unique "choreography". The painting possesses an esthetic influence from Pinturicchio and Melozzo da Forlì, though the spatial orchestration of the work, with its tendency to movement, shows Raphael's knowledge of the Florentine artistic milieu of the 16th century.[2]

The work was acquired by the São Paulo Museum of Art in 1954. Pietro Maria Bardi, former director of the museum, took the responsibility of adding the Kinnaird Resurrection to the body of works of Raphael, based on the existence of two preparatory studies for the composition, starting a heated debate about its authorship. Nowadays, the reference to Raphael is almost unanimously accepted by experts.[2][3] It is the only conserved work of that artist in the Southern Hemisphere.[4][5]

References[edit]

  1. ^ Longhi, 1955, pp. 83-87.
  2. ^ a b Barone & Marques, 1998, pp. 62-67.
  3. ^ "Apresente a Renascença de Rafael, Leonardo e Michelangelo". Nova Escola. Retrieved 10 June 2009. 
  4. ^ Camesasca, 1956.
  5. ^ "MASP vai virar patrimônio cultural nacional". Globo Vídeos - Jornal Hoje. Retrieved 10 July 2009. 

Sources[edit]

  • Barone, Juliana; Luiz Marquez (1998). "Raffaello Sanzio". In Luiz Marquez. Catálogo do Museu de Arte de São Paulo Assis Chateaubriand. São Paulo: Prêmio. pp. 62–67. 
  • Longhi, Roberto (1955). Paragone (Florence) (65): 8–23.  |chapter= ignored (help)



Original courtesy of Wikipedia: http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Resurrection_of_Christ_(Raphael) — Please support Wikipedia.
This page uses Creative Commons Licensed content from Wikipedia. A portion of the proceeds from advertising on Digplanet goes to supporting Wikipedia.
13405 videos foundNext > 

His Grace Bishop Raphael Sermon about the Resurrection (English Subtitles) [Part 1 of 3]

His Grace Bishop Raphael gives a sermon about the Resurrection of Christ, and it's significance to our daily lives, touching upon one pivotal life-giving Mys...

His Grace Bishop Raphael Sermon about the Resurrection (English Subtitles) [Part 2 of 3]

His Grace Bishop Raphael gives a sermon about the Resurrection of Christ, and it's significance to our daily lives, touching upon one pivotal life-giving Mys...

Passion and Resurrection of Christ

In the Great Masters' Paintings Caravaggio, Giotto, El Greco, Raphael, Rembrandt, Rubens, Van Dyck, Caracci, Guercino, Reni, Conca, Bloch, Francesca, Bacicci...

Christ's Seven Incarnational Stations IVc "Death and Resurrection" with Monk C. Raphael Revord

Death and Resurrection - A "Talk" about the death and resurrection of the Lord Jesus Christ and what it means to those who believe. Windows Player.

His Grace Bishop Raphael Sermon about the Resurrection (English Subtitles) [Part 3 of 3]

His Grace Bishop Raphael gives a sermon about the Resurrection of Christ, and it's significance to our daily lives, touching upon one pivotal life-giving Mys...

Archaeology Supports Jesus's Life, Crucifixion & Resurrection

Follow Headline News Posts: •Military Veterans News Watch: http://facebook.com/soldierforlordjesuschrist (or) •Allah & Sharia Law Exposed: http://facebook.co...

Archangel Raphael's message: Achieving the Highest Evolution of the Soul, the Radiant Rose Soul ♥

http://www.Akashaonline.com/ Radiant Rose Academy Inc. Follow us in Facebook http://www.facebook.com/AkashaAsun Wondering why you have faced in your life ama...

Powerful Healing Meditation with Archangel Raphael's Emerald Green Flames

http://www.Akashaonline.com/ Radiant Rose Academy Inc Follow us in Facebook http://www.facebook.com/AkashaAsun SUBSCRIBE http://www.youtube.com/user/2AkashaA...

Passover and Jesus Resurrection (Overseer Raphael Bulukungu)

Eternal Glory of God ETERGLORD Effect of Messiah's mission on earth John 20: 1-7 & Matthew 28: 1-4 Sunday meeting 15H00" - 17H30" at: Community trust, 21 Ayt...

Archangel Michael: Christ Consciousness & Resurrection ♥ ~The Untouchables ~ ♥

http://www.Akashaonline.com/ Radiant Rose Academy Inc. Follow us in Facebook http://www.facebook.com/AkashaAsun Welcome to the Dispensation of the Rose Pink ...

13405 videos foundNext > 

We're sorry, but there's no news about "Resurrection of Christ (Raphael)" right now.

Loading

Oops, we seem to be having trouble contacting Twitter

Support Wikipedia

A portion of the proceeds from advertising on Digplanet goes to supporting Wikipedia. Please add your support for Wikipedia!

Searchlight Group

Digplanet also receives support from Searchlight Group. Visit Searchlight