The Four Evangelists (painting)

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Les quatre évangélistes
English: The Four Evangelists
See adjacent text.
Artist Jacob Jordaens
Year 1625
Medium Oil on canvas
Dimensions 133 cm × 118 cm (52 in × 46 in)
Location Musée du Louvre, Paris

The Four Evangelists (French: Les quatre évangélistes) is an oil on canvas painting by the Flemish Baroque artist Jacob Jordaens, completed in 1625. The painting is 133 by 118 centimeters.[1] and is in the Musée du Louvre, Paris, France.[2]

Description[edit]

The Four Evangelists, Matthew, Mark, Luke, and John (the authors of the Gospels), are represented together engaged in study and discussion.[3]

References[edit]

  1. ^ Book: Closing the Gap: Exploring the History of Gender Relations By Allerd Stikker, ISBN 90-5356-574-4
  2. ^ Musée du Louvre
  3. ^ Book: The A to Z of Renaissance Art by Lilian H. Zirpolo, ISBN 0-8108-7043-6