Death of a miser
Medium: oil on board
Location: National Gallery of Art, Washington, D.C.
Dimensions: 31 x 93
Bosch painted picture Death of a miser in 1494. Prevailing color of this fine art print is vivid and its shape is tall. Original size is 31 x 93. This art piece is located in National Gallery of Art, Washington, D.C.. This image is printed on demand - you can choose material, size and finishing.Hieronymus Bosch (1450 -1516).
Dutch painter whose real name is Jheronimus van Aken (his name is derived from the city s-Hertogenbosch). He came from a family of painters - his grandfather and uncles were all painters. Much of his work is devoted to sin and human moral failure. Bosch painted demons, half-human creatures, to evoke fear and unearth the evil hidden in man. He became famous mainly for his triptychs (the most famous is the Garden of Earthly Delights
. He was the first who created and worked with the world of dreams, fantasy creatures, nightmares and fears, as a response to former medieval religious ideas (about deadly sins
, a naturally sinful humanity, hell and eternal damnation).