Tag: allegory

Allegoria della Calunnia (1496-1497)

Botticelli, Sandro (c.1445-1510) Allegoria della Calunnia (Calumny of Apelles) c.1496–1497 Tempera on panel, 62 x 91 cm Galleria degli Uffizi, Firenze Detail: Nude Truth and Remorse dressed as an old woman. Detail: King Midas.

Nascita di Venere (1484-1485)

Botticelli, Sandro (c.1445-1510) Nascita di Venere (Birth of Venus) 1484–1485 Tempera on canvas, 172.5 x 278.5 cm Galleria degli Uffizi, Firenze Detail of Venus. Detail of the face of Venus. Detail of Zephyrus and Chloris/Aura. Detail of Flora/Hora/Pomona. See also: • Vespucci, Simonetta (1453-1476)

Primavera (c. 1482)

Botticelli, Sandro (c.1445-1510) Primavera (Allegory of Spring) c.1482 Tempera on panel, 207 x 319 cm Galleria degli Uffizi, Firenze Detail of Flora’s face. Detail of Flora. Detail of Flora and Chloris. Detail of Chloris. Detail of Choris and Zephyrus. Detail of Venus.…

Il sogno del cavaliere (c. 1504)

Raffaello (1483-1520) Il sogno del cavaliere (Vision of a Knight) c.1504 Oil on poplar, 17.1 x 17.3 cm National Gallery, London This painting probably formed a pair with: Raffaello (1483-1520) Le Tre Grazie 1504–1505 Musée Condé, Chantilly