Calumny of Apelles

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Title

Calumny of Apelles
View: Full view of painting

Subject

allegory; rulers and leaders

Description

The Calumny of Apelles is a tempera painting by Italian Renaissance painter Sandro Botticelli. Based on the description of a painting by Apelles, a Greek painter of the classical period, the work was completed in approximately 1494. It is on display in the Uffizi in Florence.

Source

Description: Wikipedia; http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Main_Page

Date

ca. 1495 (creation)

Contributor

Fredlund, William

Rights

publicDomain

Format

tempera on panel
62 cm (height) x 91 cm (width)

Type

painting (visual work)

Identifier

bott081x.jpg

Coverage

Galleria degli Uffizi (Florence, Tuscany, Italy); Piazzale degli Uffizi 6
Renaissance

Files

Citation

“Calumny of Apelles,” Institute Images Online, accessed October 19, 2017, http://westerncivart.com/items/show/2765.

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