Example 22: Fresco painting

Work Record
Class [controlled]: • paintings  • European art  • murals
*Work Type [link]:  • fresco
*Title: Adoration of the Name of God
*Creator Display: Francisco de Goya (Spanish, 1746-1828)
*Role [link]: painter  [link]: Goya, Francisco de
*Creation Date: 1772  [controlled]: • Earliest: 1772   • Latest: 1772
*Subject [links]: • religion and mythology  • Adoration of the name of God (Christian iconography)  • angels  • clouds  • light  • God
Culture [link]: Spanish
*Current Location [link]: Cathedral of El Pilar (Zaragoza, Aragon, Spain)
*Measurements: 57.78 x 125.09 cm (22 3/4 x 49 1/4 inches)
[controlled]  Value: 57.78 Unit: cm Type: height  |  • Value: 125.09 Unit: cm Type: width
*Materials and Techniques:  fresco
Technique [links]: • fresco
Description: Goya completed this fresco for the Cathedral of El Pilar in four months. The subject is a variation on the more common theme “Adoration of the Name of Jesus.”
Description Source [link]: Beltran, Antonio. Zaragoza y su Provincia. Zaragoza, Spain: Ayuntamiento de Zaragoza, 1969.  Page: 111 ff.

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