Bacchus and Ariadne

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Bacchus and Ariadne

Italy, circa 1619-1620
Paintings
Oil on canvas
Canvas: 38 × 34 in. (96.52 × 86.36 cm) Frame: 53 × 48 × 5 in. (134.62 × 121.92 × 12.7 cm)
Gift of The Ahmanson Foundation (M.79.63)
Not currently on public view

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