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  Artwork: Allegory of man, An
  Artist: UNKNOWN; British Master
  Date: 1596 or after
  Technique: Oil on wood
  Location: Tate Collections
  Notes: The inscription at the bottom warns against the evils of worldly vanities, urging instead prayer to ensure the safe passage of the soul to heaven. Man, in the centre and shielded by Christian and moral virtues, is besieged from all sides by the seven deadly sins.
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  Subject: Miscellaneous
Christ in Various Compositions


  Hosts: Tate Collections  [IMAGE]