Ghent Altarpiece in 100 Billion Pixels

Here is something for your Just Too Cool file.

They Getty Foundation collaborated to render the Ghent Altarpiece in 100 billion pixels. Yes, that’s billion with a b.


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  2. pseudomodo says:

    What is even cooler for me is that I just yesterday purchased the Arti Grafiche Ricordi; First Edition edition (1964) The Adoration of the Mystic Lamb in a thrift shop for $15.

    Hi-def images of all the altarpieces panels printed on this wood veneer sheets.

  3. ClavesCoelorum says:

    Wonderful. :)

  4. James C says:

    Now if they can do same with the Isenheim Altarpiece, I can die happy!

  5. Mariana2 says:

    One of my favourite sites!

  6. Ben Kenobi says:

    Oh Wow. Virgin Enthroned. :) That is fantastic, fantastic work. Thanks again Father Z, this is one of my favorite pieces!

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