Laurits Andersen Ring (1854-1933), Whitewashing the Old House, 1908.

Laurits Andersen Ring (1854-1933), Whitewashing the Old House, 1908.

Behind | 1.dec.2012

And the winner is…

The winner of the public poll on which SMK artwork will be the next Gigapixel image in Google Art Project is Whitewashing the Old House by L.A. Ring.

This artwork got 15 % of your votes, followed by 14 % for no.2 – Gijsbrechts' Trompe l'oeil. A Cabinet in the Artist's Studio and 13 % for no. 3 which was The Fat Kitchen. An Allegory made by Pieter Aertsen.

The poll has taken place on, Facebook, and Google+

The Google Gigapixel team will visit SMK shortly to capture [the winner] with their specialized photographic equipment. With the Gigapixel technology it is possible to zoom into and view the artwork in microscopic detail. SMK's Gigapixel image will be part of Google Art Project where you can also experience a selection of of highlights from SMK in the company of more than 30,000 artworks from collections all over the world. 

Visit SMK in Google Art Project

Stay tuned to follow the next steps in the process on Facebook and Google+, and get notified when SMK's Gigapixel image can be experienced online.

A warm thank you to everyone who voted!

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