Tag: God

La sfida delle Pieridi (c.1523-1527)

Rosso Fiorentino (1495-1540) La sfida delle Pieridi (The Challenge of the Pierides) c.1523–1527 Oil on wood transferred to canvas, 31 x 63 cm Musée du Louvre, Paris A rare mythological subject This small painting represents an episode reported by Ovid in…

Zuffa di dei marini (c.1470-1475)

Mantegna, Andrea (c.1431-1506) Zuffa di dei marini (Battle of the Sea Gods) c.1470–1475 Engraving, 30.5 x 43.3 cm Princeton University Art Museum, Princeton This engraving by Mantegna, court painter to the Gonzaga family in Mantua, manifests the revival of classical antiquity…

Allegoria dell’Agricoltura (early 1680s)

Giordano, Luca (1634-1705) Allegoria dell’Agricoltura (Allegory of Agriculture) early 1680s Oil on canvas, 121.4 x 192 cm National Gallery, London This modello, or detailed oil study, is one of a group of 12 that Giordano made in preparation for the ceiling frescoes in…

Battaglia degli dei marini

Mantegna, Andrea (c.1431-1506) Battaglia degli dei marini (Battle of Sea-Gods) s.d. Engraving, 31.75 x 32.07 cm Albright-Knox Art Gallery, Buffalo Compare: Mantegna, Andrea (c.1431-1506) Zuffa di dei marini c.1470–1475 Princeton University Art Museum, Princeton    

La caduta degli dei (1969)

English title: The Damned Director: Luchino Visconti Producer: Ever Haggiag, Alfred Levy Screenplay: Luchino Visconti, Enrico Medioli, Nicola Badalucco Based on: La caduta degli dei (The Fall of the Gods) by Luchino Visconti Genre: Drama Music: Maurice Jarre Country: Italia,…