Sign in to favourite Sign in to add to album Geographical notes close Places are defined in terms of modern geography. Copyright Information close This artwork is in public domain in its country of origin and other countries and areas where the copyright term is the author's life plus 70 years or less. If you are a copyright owner of this artwork, or his/hers legal representative, and you do not agree that this artwork is public domain, please let us know email@example.com WikiArt.org allows unlimited copying, distributing and displaying of the images of public domain artworks. Artworks protected by copyright are supposed to be used only for contemplation. Images of that type of artworks are prohibited for copying, printing, or any kind of reproducing and communicating to public since these activities may be considered copyright infringement. Public domain ← → Confirmation Nicolas Poussin Date: 1645 Style: Classicism Series: Seven Sacraments Genre: religious painting Media: oil, canvas Dimensions: 178 x 117 cm Location: Scottish National Gallery, Edinburgh, UK Tags: Christianity, priests-and-sacraments File Source: www.the-athenaeum.org Order an oil painting reproduction Ad Image dimension 750x483px, View all sizes The Seven Sacraments is a set of seven paintings by Nicolas Poussin, illustrating the seven sacraments of the Roman Catholic Church. Poussin created two sets of seven sacraments, the first if which was commissioned by Cassiano del Pozzo, an Italian scholar and art collector, and the set was later sold to the Dukes of Rutland in the 18th century. All of the seven paintings remain except for “Penance,” which was destroyed in a fire at the Rutland Belvoir Castle in 1816. “Baptism” was sold to the National Gallery of Art in Washington, DC in 1939. The remaining five paintings reside together at the National Gallery in London. Nicolas Poussin Famous works Dance to the Music of Time Nicolas Poussin · 1634 Rape of the Sabine Women Nicolas Poussin · 1637 - 1638 Et in Arcadia ego Nicolas Poussin · 1637 - 1639 Ordination Nicolas Poussin · 1636 - 1640 The Flight into Egypt Nicolas Poussin · 1657 Autumn (The Spies with the Grapes of the Promised Land) Nicolas Poussin · 1660 - 1664 Spring (The Earthly Paradise) Nicolas Poussin · 1660 - 1664 View all 117 artworks Related Artworks The purification of the Virgin Guido Reni Presentation of the Virgin at the Temple Ticiano Vecellio Entry of Mary into the temple Ticiano Vecellio Pesaros Madonna Ticiano Vecellio Landscape with repentant Magdalene Claude Lorrain Landscape with the Flight into Egypt Claude Lorrain Landscape With The Marriage Of Isaac And Rebekah Claude Lorrain Seaport with the Embarkation of St. Ursula Claude Lorrain Christ Served by the Angels Jacques Stella Landscape with the finding of Moses Claude Lorrain Landscape with Flight into Egypt Claude Lorrain Landscape with Rest in Flight to Egypt Claude Lorrain Landscape with the Rest on The Flight into Egypt Claude Lorrain The Expulsion of Hagar Claude Lorrain Noli Me Tangere Claude Lorrain The Baptism of Christ Jacques Stella The Marriage of the Virgin Jacques Stella Massacre of the Innocents Jacques Stella Holy Family Resting on the Flight to Egypt Pietro da Cortona Virgin and Child adoring Guido Reni 1 Load more Advertisement.