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Portrait of Two Young Men :: Giovanni Cariani

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Giovanni Cariani (1485-1547) Portrait of Two Young Men

Oil on canvas Museu du Louvre, Paris

[ Portrait of two beautiful young men in rich clothes. The landscape on a background is interesting. It reminds us Leonardo da Vinci's pictures. At the left - road leaving afar, right - mountain. ]

Submitted by: JenKiriakos

Published: 06.03.2010



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User   User Rating: 389  May 9, 2019 [!]


The picture is interesting directly as an example of a portrait of this era. The author portrayed two characters at once, they are equally present in the composition, and the artist makes them different with the help of some details. The most important is the angle of rotation of the head. The artist seemed to exercise, drawing the young men in similar, but different poses. They look in different directions, one looks straight ahead, and the second, whose head is directed almost to the side, looks [Expand]

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