Ugolino

Ugolino

The story of the Pisan traitor Ugolino della Gherardesca, imprisoned with his sons and condemned to starvation was told by Dante in The Inferno. The sculpture by Jean-Baptiste Carpeaux shows the anguished father resisting his sons’ offer of their own bodies for his sustenance.

EXIF information
model Canon EOS 40D
exposureTime 1/125 s
fnumber f/4.0
focalLength 200
13. June 2008, 18:15 details & comments (2) Posted in: Indoor, Photos, Sculptures Tagged with: