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And the evangelicals have been especially irked by the recent sale of a Francis Bacon triptych for an astounding $142 million.
Yet each devoted his energies to matters of universal concern, and together they form a curious triptych on the mortal condition.Three Great Men Died That Day: JFK, C.S. Lewis, and Aldous Huxley|John Garth|November 3, 2013|DAILY BEAST
Everything is in motion, and the triptych panels often construct a narrative, like the frames of a film do.
"The Smoker," and "Mother and Daughter," a triptych, are two of her principal pictures.Women in the fine arts, from the Seventh Century B.C. to the Twentieth Century A.D.|Clara Erskine Clement
There is in the Cluny Museum, in Paris, a beautiful triptych, evidently of the sixteenth century.Needlework As Art|Marian Alford
There is also a very little triptych, with a Descent from the Cross, and an inscription on the shutters.Some Account of Gothic Architecture in Spain|George Edmund Street
In his native town, in the church of S. Gregorio, is a triptych by him, dated 1473.
Among the best is a triptych in the sacristy of the Cathedral representing the birth of the Virgin.