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Anonymous asked in Arts & HumanitiesVisual ArtsPainting · 3 months ago

What feelings does the painting The Last Supper cause you to feel?

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  • Mark
    Lv 7
    2 months ago

    "People in the Renaissance didn't know how to paint - they put everyone on one side of the table as if it were a TV sitcom."

  • 3 months ago

    I feel a little confused when I look at the painting. Why do the men look wealthy instead of poor? 

  • 3 months ago

    Annoyance over the obscene amount of money it is now worth, when Christianity is supposed to help the poor.

  • John
    Lv 7
    3 months ago

    How a group of filthy poor vagabonds would be able to sit down for a sumptuous feast at a king's table.

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  • Anonymous
    3 months ago

    Having been to the (supposed) room in Jerusalem, 

    a bit confused as to where the painting is supposed to be.

  • Murzy
    Lv 7
    3 months ago

    Like it was a Passover Seder.

  • y
    Lv 7
    3 months ago

    None, It's suppose to, I was raised Roman Catholic so it is suppose to mean something to me, it doesn't.

  • Adam D
    Lv 7
    3 months ago

    Confusion as to why a group of men from the Middle East are being depicted as north-central Mediterranean.

    EDIT:  After a brief bit of research, I just learned that da Vinci actually modeled everyone in the painting after actual people in Milan.  So that somewhat explains that.

    So now, confusion as to why someone who never professed Christian faith painted so many works with Christian themes.  But not that much confusion, I suspect the answer is the same as why most people do things - $$.

  • 3 months ago

    None whatsoever. It's a clever bit of painting but not very interesting. It is one man's vision of a made-up story that, had it been a real event, would not have looked like that. If you are going out with a dozen mates, do you sit in a long line or do you get the beers in and sit round a table, face to face?

  • 3 months ago

    Hunger mostly..

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