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Apollo pursuing Daphne

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DOMENICHINO and assistants , 1581 - 1641

Apollo pursuing Daphne


Date: 1616-18
Medium: Fresco, transferred to canvas and mounted on board
Dimensions: 311.8 x 189.2 cm
Acquisition credit: Bought, 1958

For the subject see Ovid, 'Metamorphoses' (1). Daphne, pursued by Apollo, cries for help to her father, the river God Peneus. He transforms her into a laurel bush as Apollo reaches her.

Generally considered an autograph work.

Subjects

Mythological

Keywords

People, Waterways, Crying, Running, Shouting, Bush, Tree, Trees, Hills, Mountains, Man, Woman, Mythological, Outdoor, Rivers, Cliffs, 2 People, Vertical, Outside, Outdoors, Exterior, Exteriors, Open air, Openair, Mythology, Legend, Two people, Adult, Male, Female, Lady, Plants, Building, Buildings, Mountain, Mount, Hill, Watercourses, Water, Waterway, Riverine, River, Shrub, cry, cries, Run, Runs, Apollo, pursuing, pursue, Daphne, Peneus, frame, framed, laurel bush, chasing, chase, transformed, transform, transforming, transformation

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This image is part of the group:

"Villa Aldobrandini Frescoes"

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