Danae and the Shower of Gold (detail)

Citation
Danae and the Shower of Gold (detail)

Material Information

Title:
Danae and the Shower of Gold (detail)
Alternate title:
Danae with Nursemaid
Creator:
Titian, 1477-1576 ( Artist : painting )
Prado. ID=SMP
Language:
English

Subjects

Subjects / Keywords:
Madrid, Spain
Style: Italian High Renaissance
School: High Renaissance
Movement: Renaissance
Italy
Painting; Danae; Zeus;
Genre:
Painting
picture ( marcgt )
Painting

Notes

Summary:
The young Danae, who is accompanied in her bed by a little dog, watches as the rain of coins falls on her, whilst her surprised and greedy servant tries to collect as much as she can in her apron. The whiteness of Danae's body contrasts with the dark and twisted body of the servant; both stand out against the beautiful and almost stormy golden background.
General Note:
Beginning Date: 1553.
General Note:
Completion Date: 1554.
General Note:
Inventory: 425

Record Information

Source Institution:
University of South Florida Library
Holding Location:
University of South Florida
Rights Management:
All applicable rights reserved by the source institution and holding location.
Resource Identifier:
A01-LIF1717 ( USFLDC DOI )
a1.lif1717 ( USFLDC Handle )

Postcard Information

Format:
Photograph

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Danae and the Shower of Gold (detail).
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Danae with Nursemaid.
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Beginning Date: 1553.
Completion Date: 1554.
Inventory: 425
520
The young Danae, who is accompanied in her bed by a little dog, watches as the rain of coins falls on her, whilst her surprised and greedy servant tries to collect as much as she can in her apron. The whiteness of Danae's body contrasts with the dark and twisted body of the servant; both stand out against the beautiful and almost stormy golden background.
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Madrid, Spain.
653
Style: Italian High Renaissance.
School: High Renaissance.
Movement: Renaissance.
Italy.
Painting; Danae; Zeus;
655
Painting
710
Prado. ID=SMP
773
t Art and Art History Collection (Saskia)
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Closeup-Danae.


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