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Bacchus and Ariadne, (painting)

Artist:
Turner, M. J. W.
Titian (copy after)
Type:
Paintings
Exhibition Catalogs
Date:
1840
Notes:
Appears in exhibition catalog as entry no. 43
"'In 1840, Turner painted Bacchus and Ariadne, a variation of the grand old Titian theme. Turner has ommitted the sail of the vessel of Theseus, who, having slain the minotaur, deserts Ariadne at Naxos. There is a city on the height, and a river below.' - Thornbury's life of Turner."
Catalogue of a Loan Collection of Pictures forming the First Exhibition by the Art Association of Davenport, beginning February 23, 1878. Davenport: Egbert, Fidlar, & Chambers, Printers, 1878.
Topic:
Mythology--Classical--Bacchus
Mythology--Classical--Ariadne
Figure group
Cityscape
Landscape--River
Landscape--Mountain
Control number:
AECI 03470041
Data Source:
Pre-1877 Art Exhibition Catalogue Index

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