Tizian (=Tiziano Vecellio), Danae

Tizian (= Tiziano Vecellio, (Pieve di Cadore 1477/1480/1489/1490 – Venice 1576). Danae. Young woman in the nude on her bed ecstatically looking at the rain of golden coins that falls partly between her legs, partly is collected by the maid with a large silver plate. Steel engraving by Johann Philipp Walther (Mühlhausen, Upper Palatinate, 1798 – Nuremberg 1868). 3rd quarter of the 19th century. Inscribed: Belvedere. / Tizian pinxt. / Walther sc. / Druck u. Verlag v. A. H. Payne, Leipzig u. Dresden., otherwise as above. 5¾ × 6⅛ in (14.5 × 15.6 cm).

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