Diana, it seems, was a harmful goddess to be round. And Callisto’s destiny, like Actaeon’s, was the tragic consequence of a misdirected gaze. 9 months earlier than the second Titian depicted right here, Callisto — Diana’s favourite attendant — was spied, like Danaë, by Jupiter. To win her belief, the aroused god disguised himself as Diana, and having deceived her, he raped her.
https://www.washingtonpost.com/arts-entertainment/2021/08/19/titian-poesie-isabella-stewart-gardner-museum/ | Six masterpieces Titian painted for Philip II of Spain have been reunited for the primary time for the reason that sixteenth century