DORIGNY, Louis
(b. 1654, Paris, d. 1742, Verona)

Wall fresco in the ballroom (detail)

1695-98
Fresco
Palazzo Zenobio, Venice

Twelve personifications of the Arts and Sciences, among them the nine Muses, sit on imaginary stools along the cornice that circles the walls of the room. The picture shows the personification of Painting.