The InfantBacchus
Giovanni Bellini - circa 1514
702 x 910 • 127 KB
The pagan god of wine was occasionally represented during the Renaissance according to a description given by the Roman poet, Ovid, as a "little boy with form as beautiful as girls".
Owner/Location: National Gallery of Art - Washington DC  (United States - Washington)
Dates: circa 1514
Artist age:Approximately 84 years old.
Dimensions: Height: 48 cm (18.9 in.), Width: 37 cm (14.57 in.)
Medium: Painting - oil on panel
Entered by: Member laure9 on 10 January 2009.
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