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Diana [Artemis] and Actaeon. Coloured lithograph by Al. Blanco after Titian.

Titian, approximately 1488-1576.
Date
1800-1899
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About this work

Description

Ovid, Metamorphoses III. On the left, Actaeon accompanied by his hound enters the bathing place of Diana, pushing aside a curtain. On the right, Diana attended by a black maid and by her nymphs tries to conceal her nude person

Publication/Creation

(Madrid : Imp.o. en el R. estab.o litog.o de Madrid.)

Physical description

1 print : lithograph, with watercolour ; image 31.3 x 46 cm

Lettering

Diana y Acteon. El cuadro original existe en el R. Museo de Madrid. Tiziano Vecelio lo pintó. J. de Madrazo lo dirigió. Al. Blanco lo litog.o.

Reference

Wellcome Library no. 3046056i

Creator/production credits

Created and published under the direction of José de Madrazo as director of the royal lithographic establishment in Madrid

Type/Technique

Languages

  • Spanish


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