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Pluto and Persephone

Uploaded on:
2011-08-05 18:57:00.0
File Size:
2.39 MB
Dimensions:
3326 x 2480 pixels
2836 views 17 downloads
Digital Media Bank ID: 8884
Description: Pluto and Persephone. This painting depicts the story of Pluto carrying Persephone off to the underworld. Persephone's attendant nymphs reach out to Persephone whilst Cupid stands behind Pluto with his bow and arrow.
Categories: Collections / Fine Art, Timeline/ Stuart (1603-1714), Collections / Fine Art/ Oil Paintings  

Rights & Reuse

Licence: CC BY-SA
Credit Line: Royal Pavilion & Museums, Brighton & Hove

Object or Artwork info

Type (of Object or Artwork): Oil Painting
Title (of Artwork / Object): Pluto and Persephone
Creator (of Artwork / Object): Hendrik van Balen I; Jan Brueghel the Elder
Date Created (of Object / Artwork): c1610
Description (Object or Artwork): This painting shows depicts the story of Pluto carrying Persephone off to the underworld. Persephone's attendant nymphs reach out to Persephone whilst Cupid stands behind Pluto with his bow and arrow.
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courtship
   
Other Keywords: oil painting,PCF,cupid

File info

Original Filename: fa000060_d01_ab10.jpg
Media: Image
Size: 2.39 MB; 3326 x 2480 pixels; 282 x 210 mm (print at 300 DPI); 880 x 656 mm (screen at 96 DPI);
Orientation: Landscape

Administrative info

Linked Accession no.: FA000060