Deciphering the Garden of Earthly Delights. Part 3: The Garden of Lust

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Let’s turn another page in our peculiar illuminated book. Be careful, because what is coming now is not easy to digest. We reach the central table, the heart of the triptych, the purest entropy. Our eyes do not know where to go. There are too many characters and actions. Too many explosive colors violently penetrate … Read more Deciphering the Garden of Earthly Delights. Part 3: The Garden of Lust

Deciphering the Garden of Earthly Delights. Part 2: A deceitful paradise

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Once we have seen the Creation according to Bosch, it is time to go inside the triptych, a painting that was conceived to analyze it in the way a book is read, from left to right. We will continue to focus on the details. We want the reader to get his or her own general … Read more Deciphering the Garden of Earthly Delights. Part 2: A deceitful paradise

Deciphering the Garden of Earthly Delights. Part 1: The prelude to disaster

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Everyone knows it. It’s been an icon, like its author, of the collective unconscious for centuries. For some people, it’s the only work they know of Bosch. That speaks of his more than deserved fame. It leaves no one indifferent. Since its conclusion, many have tried to decipher it, to reach its code, to reach … Read more Deciphering the Garden of Earthly Delights. Part 1: The prelude to disaster