STROZZI, Bernardo
(b. 1581, Genova, d. 1644, Venezia)

Allegory of Arts

c. 1640
Oil on canvas, 152 x 140 cm
The Hermitage, St. Petersburg

The painting depicts three women as an allegory of the liberal arts, Painting, Sculpture and Architecture. The marble bust of Homer in the foreground represents Poetry.

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