Triptych Art – What is it and How did it Come to be

Triptych, is from the Greek descriptive word that means 3-fold, try means “3”. A piece of Triptych Art is a piece of art (commonly known as wall board composition) isolated into 3 parts, or 3 cut boards pivoted together and could be collapsed closed or showed open.

About Triptych Art

The triptych form has its roots planted in early Christian art. Triptych art in its early form was a popular standard format for altar paintings and reached its hight during the middle ages.