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Danae (»Danae with Cupid«)

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Date

1545–1546

Material(s)/Technique

Öl auf Leinwand

Dimensions

120 x 172 cm

Location

Neapel, Gallerie Nazionali, Capodimonte

Mentions in the “Teutsche Academie”

“… Contrafät gelobet wurde. Michael Angelo und Vassari besuchten Titian im Belvedere, und sahen von ihme eine nackende Danae in der Schoß Iupiters/ in Gold verwandelt/ gefärtiget. Diese nun rühmete Angelo sehr/ und sonderlich daran seine Manier zu coloriren/ doch fügte…”
TA 1675, II, Buch 2 (italienische Künstler), S. 163

Mentioned in annotations

Jean-Claude Boyer und Isabelle Volf bezeichnen zwei Tizian-Kop…
Gerrit Stevens, 07/28/2010