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IMAGE number
GRL2646185
Title
The Triumph of Galatea, 1513-14 (fresco) (detail of 2646174)
Artist
Raphael (Raffaello Sanzio of Urbino) (1483-1520) / Italian
Location
Villa Farnesina, Rome, Italy
Medium
fresco
Date
1513-1514
Description
Rome, Villa Farnesina, the Loggia of Galatea: "The Triumph of Galatea", by Raphael (1513 - 4). Galatea was the beautiful nymph whom Raphael depicted amongst a throng of sea creatures as she speeds away from her admirer on a fantastical shell drawn by dolphins. Detail. Roma, Villa Farnesina, Loggia di Galatea: "Il trionfo di Galatea", affresco di Raffaello (1513 - 1514). Particolare. La ninfa è trasportata sull'acqua in un cocchio formato da una conchiglia trainata da delfini e intorno una festa di tritoni, amorini e nereidi. Particolare.
Photo credit
Ghigo Roli / Bridgeman Images
Keywords
mythology / female beauty / xvi century / nymph / fresco / italy / painted architecture / 16th century / sea / greek myth / perspective / architecture / roma / rome / mannerism / supplice / painting / Renaissance / affresco / lazio / il cinquecento / raphael / galatea / villa farnesina / italia / loggia / raffaello / nereid / rinascimento / Painting / Mzpainting
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