Christ in Mandorla
The mandorle word (from Italian) means almond. It indicates a figure in shape of oval or of almond which contained sacred characters.
On goatskin. Medieval tempera.
Pigments: ultramarine blue, Prussian blue, Cadmium red dark, yellow ochre, Cinnabar, Raw sienna earth, White of Meudon, Ercolano red, cadmium yellow dark.
Gold leaf on plate.
Dimensions: 9.7 x 14.8 cm