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Latona Giving Birth to Apollo and Diana on the Island of Delos, after a painting by Giulio Romano in Hampton Court Palace, England
Latona Giving Birth to Apollo and Diana on the Island of Delos, after a painting by Giulio Romano in Hampton Court Palace, England
Date:
ca. 1570–1580
Location:
Not on display
Century:
Media:
Engraving
Dimensions:
25.8 x 38.4 cm (image)
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Object Type:
Country:
Continent:
Europe
Accession Number:
1963.30.37648
Acquisition Date:
1963-04-09
Credit Line:

Achenbach Foundation for Graphic Arts

Latona, resting under a makeshift tent on a tiny tree-covered island, is attended by five women who hide her from Juno's jealous gaze while spiriting away her new twins.