Jacob Jordaens I, 1623 - The Apostle Peter Finding the Tribute Money in the Mouth - fine art print

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Additional description from Statens Museum for Kunst (National Gallery of Denmark) (© - by Statens Museum for Kunst (National Gallery of Denmark) - Statens Museum for Kunst (National Gallery of Denmark))

The title refers to the Gospel according to St.Matthew (17:24-27) and points to the figure composition on the landing stage to the right.

Jesus has sent the apostle Peter to the lake at Capernaum where he miraculously finds a coin in the mouth of the first fish to bite. The coin allows Jesus and his disciples to pay compulsory tribute money to the temple in Jerusalem.

Flemish 17th century everyday life The ferryboat, which has far more to do with Flemish 17th century everyday life than with biblical history, takes up the greater part of the canvas. The gunwale is only just clear of the water, meaning that the boat is heavily loaded with animals and passengers of all ages and nationalities.

Jordaens' artistic development Throughout his long life Jacob Jordaens underwent a process of artistic growth and development that took him from the high level of detail appearing in Tribute Money to a native version of the Baroque devoid of the classical ideals of beauty that permeated the works of his fellow artist Peter Paul Rubens (1577-1640).

Not until after Rubens died in 1640 did Jordaens get a share of the royal commissions; up until that times he found his clients almost exclusively among the wealthy middle classes.

The painting titled "The Apostle Peter Finding the Tribute Money in the Mouth" as an art copy

The Apostle Peter Finding the Tribute Money in the Mouth is a masterpiece created by the male artist Jacob Jordaens I in the year 1623. The piece of art can be viewed in in the collection of Statens Museum for Kunst (National Gallery of Denmark) in Copenhagen, Denmark. This artpiece, which is in the public domain is being provided with courtesy of National Gallery of Denmark.Creditline of the artwork: . Besides, the alignment of the digital reproduction is landscape with a side ratio of 16 : 9, meaning that the length is 78% longer than the width.

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  • Aluminium dibond: An Aluminium Dibond print is a print with an impressive depth. A direct Direct Print on Aluminum Dibond is your best introduction to fine art reproductions on aluminum. The bright and white components of the original artpiece shine with a silk gloss, however without any glare.
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Artist summary

Name: Jacob Jordaens I
Gender of the artist: male
Artist nationality: Belgian
Professions: painter
Country of origin: Belgium
Classification of the artist: old master

Background information on the unique artpiece

Artwork name: "The Apostle Peter Finding the Tribute Money in the Mouth"
Categorization of the artwork: painting
Umbrella term: classic art
Century: 17th century
Created in: 1623
Age of artwork: over 390 years
Exhibited in: Statens Museum for Kunst (National Gallery of Denmark)
Museum location: Copenhagen, Denmark
Website of the museum: www.smk.dk
License of artwork: public domain
Courtesy of: National Gallery of Denmark

Structured article details

Article classification: art reproduction
Method of reproduction: digital reproduction
Manufacturing process: UV direct print (digital printing)
Origin of the product: German production
Stock type: on demand
Product usage: gallery wall, wall picture
Alignment: landscape format
Side ratio: 16 : 9
Image aspect ratio interpretation: the length is 78% longer than the width
Available reproduction materials: poster print (canvas paper), acrylic glass print (with real glass coating), canvas print, metal print (aluminium dibond)
Canvas print (canvas on stretcher frame) size options: 90x50cm - 35x20", 180x100cm - 71x39"
Acrylic glass print (with real glass coating) options: 90x50cm - 35x20", 180x100cm - 71x39"
Poster print (canvas paper) variants: 90x50cm - 35x20"
Aluminium dibond print (aluminium material): 90x50cm - 35x20"
Frame: unframed art copy

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