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Jupiter and Antiope by Titian, 1542; Antoine Watteau, c. 1715; and Jean-Auguste-Dominique Ingres, 1851

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Titian, Venus of Urbino, 1538

Titian, Venus of Urbino, 1538

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drakontomalloi:


Follower of Titian - Venus Blindfolding Cupid, detail. N.d., between 1560 and 1570

drakontomalloi:

Follower of Titian - Venus Blindfolding Cupid, detail. N.d., between 1560 and 1570

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denisforkas:


Titian - St. Margaret and the Dragon. 1559

denisforkas:

Titian - St. Margaret and the Dragon. 1559

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jaded-mandarin:


Titian. Detail from Venus with the Organist, 1550.

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Titian. Detail from Venus with the Organist, 1550.

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— 7 months ago with 231 notes
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lilithsplace:

'The Bravo', 1516-17 - Titian  (Tiziano Vecellio)

lilithsplace:

'The Bravo', 1516-17 - Titian  (Tiziano Vecellio)

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Titian (1490-1576) - 1556-59 Diana and Callisto (National Gallery, London, UK) by RasMarley on Flickr.

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Oil on canvas;   187 cm × 204.5 cm.
Tiziano Vecelli or Tiziano Vecellio (c. 1488/1490[1] – 27 August 1576[2]) known in English as Titian /ˈtɪʃən/ was an Italian painter, the most important member of the 16th-century Venetian school. He was born in Pieve di Cadore, near Belluno (in Veneto), in the Republic of Venice. During his lifetime he was often called da Cadore, taken from the place of his birth.
Recognized by his contemporaries as “The Sun Amidst Small Stars” (recalling the famous final line of Dante’s Paradiso), Titian was one of the most versatile of Italian painters, equally adept with portraits, landscape backgrounds, and mythological and religious subjects. His painting methods, particularly in the application and use of color, would exercise a profound influence not only on painters of the Italian Renaissance, but on future generations of Western art.[3]
During the course of his long life, Titian’s artistic manner changed drastically[4] but he retained a lifelong interest in color. Although his mature works may not contain the vivid, luminous tints of his early pieces, their loose brushwork and subtlety of tone are without precedent in the history of Western art.en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Titian

Titian (1490-1576) - 1556-59 Diana and Callisto (National Gallery, London, UK) by RasMarley on Flickr.

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Oil on canvas; 187 cm × 204.5 cm.

Tiziano Vecelli or Tiziano Vecellio (c. 1488/1490[1] – 27 August 1576[2]) known in English as Titian /ˈtɪʃən/ was an Italian painter, the most important member of the 16th-century Venetian school. He was born in Pieve di Cadore, near Belluno (in Veneto), in the Republic of Venice. During his lifetime he was often called da Cadore, taken from the place of his birth.

Recognized by his contemporaries as “The Sun Amidst Small Stars” (recalling the famous final line of Dante’s Paradiso), Titian was one of the most versatile of Italian painters, equally adept with portraits, landscape backgrounds, and mythological and religious subjects. His painting methods, particularly in the application and use of color, would exercise a profound influence not only on painters of the Italian Renaissance, but on future generations of Western art.[3]

During the course of his long life, Titian’s artistic manner changed drastically[4] but he retained a lifelong interest in color. Although his mature works may not contain the vivid, luminous tints of his early pieces, their loose brushwork and subtlety of tone are without precedent in the history of Western art.

en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Titian

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saturnsdaughter:


Titian, Profane Love or Vanity, c.1515

saturnsdaughter:

Titian, Profane Love or Vanity, c.1515

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