Scales

Enormous piece. 100+ feet tall
Small scale of boat allows the remaining area to seem wide, vast and larger than life
Scale of animals on lower portion of painting gives depth and magnitude to surrounding scenery
Hierarchical scale. Importance placed on larger figure
Scale of satan in comparison to other figures demands attention
Scale of whale in comparison to Jonah creates a dramatic effect; instills fear and anxiety
Another hierarchical scale. Emphasis placed on Jesus due to larger size and arbitrary color usage
Middle image of Saint set on higher scale to establish focus
Scale variations used among the three boats causes depth
Scale variations between vase, mandolin, woman, lion and mountains creates depth
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