In this wild party, men and women dance around a term – a carved bust of a bearded and horned man. Nicolas Poussin - The Adoration of the Golden Calf. JPG: 983 x 700 Px. 41C762 incense-burner ~ scents, perfumes; 34B11 dog; 12B212 sacrifice ~ non-Christian religions Pynas, born in Haarlem, worked in Italy for a number of years with his brother Jacob and another Dutch artist, Pieter Lastman. Poussin painted the Calf really impressive and out of pure gold. Download a low-resolution copy of this image for personal use. From Wikimedia Commons, the free media repository. Claude Lorrain (1604/1605–1682) ; Alternative names: Claude Gellée, dit « le Lorrain », Claude Gillée, Claudio Lorena, Claude Le Lorrain, Claude, Claudio, Claudius: Description: Lorrainer painter, draughtsman and printmaker: Date of birth/death: 1604 or 1605 Adoration of the Golden Calf by Andrea di Lione, Nicolas Poussin 1626–1629. Groups of dancers at pagan festivals are often found on ancient Greek vases. The Adoration of the Golden Calf, by Nicolas Poussin, c. 1634. The group of tents on the right show that worshippers have travelled a long way to reach this shrine. Popular AMA APA (6th edition) APA (7th edition) Chicago (17th edition, author-date) Harvard IEEE ISO 690 MHRA (3rd edition) MLA (8th … Das Kunstwerk The Adoration of the Golden Calf, before 1634 (detail of 3738) - Nicolas Poussin liefern wir als Kunstdruck auf Leinwand, Poster, Dibondbild oder … They have decided to worship a different, pagan god while their leader Moses has been away on Mount Sinai collecting the stone tablets on which God has written the Ten Commandments, his laws on how to live properly. The Adoration of the Golden Calf was done between 1633 and 1634. Aaron invites the people to worship while Moses descends the mountain and lifts a tablet above his head. The positions of Moses and Joshua and the people in the foreground is similar to a fresco of the same subject painted by Raphael and his studio in around 1518/19 for the loggia (open-sided gallery or room) of the Papal Palace in the Vatican. It is an oil on canvas paint and the style used is that of classicism. (The Crossing of the Red Sea was bought in the same 1945 sale by the National Gallery of Victoria.) Sprache; Beobachten; Bearbeiten; Datei; Dateiversionen; Dateiverwendung; Globale Dateiverwendung; Größe dieser Vorschau: 800 × 570 Pixel. Landscape with Shepherds and Sheep . In the wilderness of Sinai the children of Israel, disheartened by Moses' long absence, asked Aaron to make them gods to lead them. The Adoration of the Golden Calf, c.1633/34 von Nicolas Poussin - Gemälde-Reproduktion und Kunstdruck auf Leinwand 15678 bei The Adoration of the Golden Calf Andrea Vaccaro 1645-55. The Adoration of the Golden Calf, by Nicolas Poussin (1633) I t’s one of the shocking turns in the biblical account: The Israelites had just been freed from Egypt, having witnessed a staggering series of plagues and miracles culminating in the parting of the Red Sea. This paint depicts the very moment when Moses came down Mount Sinai and saw the Israelites dancing and celebrating around their new god, a Golden calf. The statue is big and it is shimmering in the yellow warm light, in full magnificence. Pietro Paolo Bonzi (Cortona 1576 circa - Rome 1636) Painting. The figure is probably a representation of the Egyptian bull god … Het kunstwerk The Adoration of the Golden Calf, before 1634 (detail of 3738) - Nicolas Poussin leveren wij als kunstdruk op canvas, poster, dibond of op kunstpapier. The Adoration of the Golden Calf Andrea Vaccaro 1645-55. Aaron invites the people to worship while Moses descends the mountain and lifts a tablet above his head. Original Title: L'Adoration du Veau d'Or. Museo e Real Bosco di Capodimonte Italy. In this picturesque landscape the bright blue sky and leafy trees reflect the warm climate. The dove of the Holy Ghost hovers above her in a bright circle of light. Poussin’s interest in antique sculpture is conveyed by the muscular bodies, flowing drapery and frieze-like arrangement of the dancers. Omschrijving (Engelstalig): the adoration of the golden calf ~ Aaron (Exodus 32:1-19). This is traditionally identified as Pan, god of woods and fields, flocks and herds, although the statue could also be Priapus, god of gardens and fertility, who wears floral garlands and exposes his... Aurora, goddess of dawn, is in love with the mortal Cephalus and tries to seduce him. Help keep us free by making a donation today. File; File history; File usage on Commons; File usage on other wikis; Size of this preview: 800 × 570 pixels. Google Arts & Culture features content from over 2000 leading museums and archives who have partnered with the Google Cultural Institute to bring the world's treasures online. We are temporarily closed. This image is licensed for non-commercial use under a Creative Commons agreement. A bright light shines onto the scene from our direction; an elderly man in front of the tents shields his eyes. They had heard about milk and honey but until now they had only seen deserts and manna. The Adoration of the Golden Calf: Artist: Nicolas Poussin: Artist dates: 1594 - 1665: Date made: 1633-4: Medium and support: Oil on canvas: Dimensions: 153.4 x 211.8 cm: Acquisition credit: Bought with a contribution from the Art Fund, 1945: Inventory number: NG5597: Location: Room 29: Art route(s) B: Collection: Main Collection : The Adoration of the Golden Calf.