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The Triumph of the Eucharist over Ignorance and Blindness, by Rubens

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An image of The Triumph of the Eucharist over Ignorance and Blindness. Ecclesia Per S. Eucharistiam Triumphans. Sketch for the 'Eucharist' series of designs. Rubens, Peter Paul (Flemish 1577-1640). Oil on panel, height 16.2 cm, width 24.4 cm, circa 1625 to 1626.

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The Triumph of the Eucharist over Ignorance and Blindness. Ecclesia Per S. Eucharistiam Triumphans. Sketch for the 'Eucharist' series of designs. Rubens, Peter Paul (Flemish 1577-1640). Oil on panel, height 16.2 cm, width 24.4 cm, circa 1625 to 1626.

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  • Accession Number: 228
  • Photograph copyright © The Fitzwilliam Museum, Cambridge.
  • Aperture: f/27.0
  • Focal length: 120
  • Camera: Hasselblad H3DII-31
  • Photographer name: Michael Jones
  • Image height: 696 pixels
  • Image width: 1024 pixels
  • Processed with: Adobe Photoshop Lightroom 5.0 (Windows)
  • Filesize: 170.78kB
  • Exposure time: 1/60
  • ISO Speed: 100
  • Fnumber: 27/1
  • Captured: 2011:11:04 15:07:07

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17th Century allegorical allegory animals architectural Baroque carriage Catholic Catholicism chariot Christianity columns crushed crushing Ecclesia ecclesiastical Eucharist eucharistic female Fitz_PDP Flemish horses Host lions monstrance oil on panel oil on wood ostensorium painting personification processions religion religious Rubens sketch triumph triumphal Victory Artist/Maker

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