Question by  Gmk2012 (1)

What is the artistic and historical significance of Signorelli's "Damned Cast Into Hell"?

This is for an AP Art History course.


Answer by  Bijosh (6)

As a form of art,it is outstanding because of its clarity,originality and perfection. It marked an important era in the world history as the Catholicism and dogmatism influenced people of Europe during fifteen and sixteen centuries.


Answer by  jacksprat870 (148)

The Damned Cast Into Hell is significant because it is an illustration of bodies being contorted and tortured in hell. It was one of the first depictions of this type and very scary for the religious.

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