Courtauld Pairings

What do Christ ascending to heaven and a Parisian trapeze artist have in common? 

Ivory diptych

Ivory diptych with scenes from the Childhood and Passion of Christ (see the full image)

Manet's 'A Bar at the Folies-Bergere'

Edouard Manet’s ‘A Bar at the Folies-Bergère (see the full image)

 

Suspension!

Can you think of any other ‘suspended’ works in our collection?

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