Diana und Aktäon

Diana und Aktäon

More about this artwork
Rottenhammer cites a story from Ovid’s Metamorphoses. The hunter Actaeon, who was secretly watching the naked Diana with her nymphs while bathing, is transformed into a stag by the furious goddess and mauled to death soon afterwards by his own hounds.
Displayed
AP OG Kabinett 13
Inventory Number
1588
Birth year of the artist
1564
Year the artist deceased
1625
Dimensions of the object
35 x 48 cm
Material / Technology / Carrier
Kupfer
Genre
Malerei
Department
Deutsche Malerei
Origin
Aus der Kurfürstlichen Galerie München
Stock
Bayerische Staatsgemäldesammlungen - Alte Pinakothek München
Citation
Hans Rottenhammer d. Ä., Diana und Aktäon, 1602, Bayerische Staatsgemäldesammlungen - Alte Pinakothek München, URL: https://www.sammlung.pinakothek.de/en/artwork/9pL3B75xeb (Last updated on 24.05.2022)

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