Juno, Argus und Io

Juno, Argus und Io

Dating
1625
More about this artwork
This painting, stylistically related to the work of the pre-Rembrandtists around Pieter Lastman (inv. no. 4947), depicts an episode in Ovid’s Metamorphoses. At Juno’s command, Argus watches over Io, object of Jupiter’s lust, whom the latter has turned into a cow in order to protect her from his jealous wife.
Displayed
AP OG Kabinett 15
Inventory Number
5074
Birth year of the artist
1590
Year the artist deceased
1647
Dimensions of the object
51 x 88,9 cm
Material / Technology / Carrier
Eichenholz
Genre
Malerei
Origin
Seit 1815 in der Sammlung nachweisbar (i.e. nach Rückkehr aus Frankreich)
Stock
Bayerische Staatsgemäldesammlungen - Alte Pinakothek München
Citation
Moyses van Wtenbroeck, Juno, Argus und Io, 1625, Bayerische Staatsgemäldesammlungen - Alte Pinakothek München, URL: https://www.sammlung.pinakothek.de/en/artwork/rqxNJK3xvW (Last updated on 25.05.2022)

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