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Unformatted text preview: suffering give hope to patients that they will heal when altarpiece is opened Isenheim Altarpiece (open)-Matthias Grunewald-triptych-scenes in the present setting (gothic arches)-Annunciation: light and dove=holy spirit-Mary adoring Christ: holy spirit present-Christs resurrection: hope for patients (overcame suffering)-Grunewald known for luministic effects Self Portrait-Albrecht Durer-1500-shows his talent, wealth-looks like Jesus-signs it twice with date Melancholia 1-Albrecht Durer-1514-engraving (etching grooves into metal, ink is applied and stamped on paper)-can be printed many times, mass production cheaper...
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- Fall '08