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Time, Truth and Justice

Photo credit: Manchester Art Gallery

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Naked female figure of Truth seated on a bright cloud holding aloft a shining jewel and attended by a second female figure, having just been revealed by the winged figure of Time leaning against the cloud to the left. Crowned figure of Justice in the bottom left below Truth and Time, surrounded by other figures and flying cherubs. More naked allegorical figures to the left and right of scene, seated on clouds.

Manchester Art Gallery

Manchester


Date

1712–1720

Medium

oil on canvas

Measurements

H 24.5 x W 48.5 cm

Accession number

1964.57

Acquisition method

purchased from Dr A. Scharf, 1964

Work type

Painting


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