Conversion on the Way to Damascus. Caravaggio, 1601, oil on canvas, depicting Acts 9:1 et seq.

Paul Damascus Caravaggio

The sense of awkwardness is not hidden but rather front and center, the fact that Saul is the only one affected is almost humorously plain, the energy of the moment is all clear but also hidden behind his face.  Comments are open.

 

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