“The Deposition” vs. “Ashes”

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Colin Wiggins presents an immaculately crafted work by an unknown artist, created in approximately 1500. But how will it compare to a video piece by Lizzie Perrotte’s choice, Steve McQueen? These two works were created centuries apart and yet they share certain qualities and themes. Watch to find out more.

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Master of the Saint Bartholomew Altarpiece, The Deposition
Master of the Saint Bartholomew Altarpiece - "The Deposition" (1500-05)
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Ashes by Steve McQueen
Steve McQueen - "Ashes" (2002-15)
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