Date of Artwork
On the appropriate opportunities for painters to show their skills
Having previously criticised the graceful representation of the body of Christ in the Passion, the participants in the dialogue now offer the artist options in which he can demonstrate his skill, according to the iconography he is trying to represent.
ConflictBlood Capriccio Decorum Representation of bodies
SubjectAdoration of the Magi ; Ascension ; Baptism ; Circumcision ; Crucifixion ; Deposition ; Ecce Homo ; Entombment ; Flagellation ; Last Judgement ; Mysteries of the Nativity ; Resurrection ; Transfiguration
On the representation of emotions
Vatican City, Vatican Palace Rome, San Pietro in Montorio
,1516/20; ca. 1542-1545
In this section of the text, the participants talk about the polymorphic representation of emotions.
SubjectConversion of St. Paul ; Emotions ; Transfiguration