Hans Holbein the Younger, The Ambassadors, 1533, oil on oak, 207 x 209.5 cm (The National Gallery, London). More free lessons at: http://www.khanacademy.
View: Hans Holbein the Younger, The Ambassadors. Read about this painting, learn the key facts and zoom in to discover more.
Hans Holbein the Younger at Olga's Gallery. One of the largest collections of paintings online. Featuring hundreds of artists and thousands of works. Large, high.
The Argument: It has long been known that the floor in the painting is based on the floor in the sanctuary of Westminster Abbey, but no convincing explanation for the.
- Decode Holbein's symbols, and see the painting in the context of the religious tensions of the 1530s. Read about the painting, learn the key facts and zoom.
- Hans Holbein the Younger (c. 1497 – between 7 October and 29 November 1543) was a German artist and printmaker who worked in a Northern Renaissance style.
Hans Holbein the Younger, The Ambassadors, 1533, oil on oak, 207 x 209.5 cm (The National Gallery, London). More free lessons at: http://www.khanacademy.org/video?v=PQ... View this work up close on the Google Art Project: http://www.googleartproject.com/colle...
The Ambassadors by Holbein is a famous example of Anamorphosis. Do you see the strange object on the floor? Close your left eye, put your face close to the computer.