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Triumph of Bacchus and Ariadne, (painting)

Artist:
Mazzolini
Carracci (copy after)
Medium:
Oil
Type:
Paintings
Exhibition Catalogs
Date:
1875
Old
Notes:
Appears in exhibition catalog as entry no. 589
"Annibale Caracci. (see no. 580.) Triumph of Bacchus and Ariadne. 84 x 44. Original fresco in the ceiling of the great hall of the Farnese Palace, Rome. Copy by Mazzolini. The painting represents the bridal procession of Ariadne, who, in lieu of her faithless lover Theseus, married Bacchus, through the good offices of Venus." (see serial 04120406 for commentary on artist)
A Catalogue of Paintings in the Gallery of D.W. Powers, Rochester, N.Y. with Explanations and Sketches of Painters by C.C. Merriman. Rochester, N.Y.: E.R. Andrews, Book and Job Printer, Aqueduct Street, 1877.
Topic:
Mythology--Classical--Bacchus
Mythology--Classical--Ariadne
Ceremony--Wedding
Ceremony--Procession--Triumph
Figure group
Control number:
AECI 04120415
Data Source:
Pre-1877 Art Exhibition Catalogue Index

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