TIEPOLO, Giovanni Battista
(b. 1696, Venezia, d. 1770, Madrid)

Mercury

1757
Fresco
Villa Valmarana ai Nani, Vicenza

This scene is on the wall of the room of the Olympian Gods in the Foresteria of the Villa Valmarana. This is the only room in the Foresteria painted by Giovanni Battista Tiepolo, all other rooms were decorated by his son Giovanni Domenico.