Northern Renaissance
 
anamorphic image = a distorted projection or drawing that appears normal when viewed from a particular point or with a suitable mirror or lens
 
Hans Holbein the Younger, The Ambassadors, 1533.

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Feast in the House of Levi

Veronese, Feast in the House of Levi, 1573. Oil on canvas approx, 18' 6" X 42' 6".

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Feast in the House of Levi
Leonardo, The Last Supper, 1495 - 1498.
Veronese, Feast in the House of Levi, 1573.

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Andrea del Castagno, Last Supper, c. 1445 - 1450.
Tintoretto, The Last Supper, 1592 - 1594.

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

allegory = an image that symbolically illustrates an idea, concept, or principle, often moral or religious
 
"The moral is that folly blinds one to the jealousy and fraud of sensual love, which time reveals." - Janson's History of Art
 
   
Bronzino, Venus, Cupid, Folly, and Time, c. 1546.