Friday, March 29, 2013

Good Friday

This painting is notable for its somewhat subtle and implied drama.

Jean-Léon Gérôme

3 comments:

buzz said...

Jean-Leon Gerome oft depicted scenes just before or just after the action occured, or as in this case, keeping the most important part off frame.

Tororo said...

And when the sixth hour was come, there was darkness over the whole land until the ninth hour.

Red-SSR said...

Very powerful image, thanks for sharing...Gary