Deucalion and Pyrrha

Deucalion and Pyrrha

1655
Artist
Giovanni Benedetto Castiglione, Italian, 1609-1664
Born: Genoa, Italy
Work Locations: Italy
painting
Oil paint on canvas
Funds from T. Edward and Tullah Hanley and Mr.and Mrs. Carl M. Williams by exchange
1998.39

Giovanni Benedetto Castiglione, Deucalion and Pyrrha, 1655. Oil paint on canvas; 61 × 47 1/2 in. (155 x 120.6 cm). Funds from T. Edward and Tullah Hanley and Mr. and Mrs. Carl M. Williams by exchange, 1998.39.

This object is currently on view
Dimensions
image height: 61 in, 154.9400 cm; image width: 47.5 in, 120.6500 cm; frame height: 70 3/4 in, 179.7050 cm; frame width: 56 1/4 in, 142.8750 cm
Department
European and American Art Before 1900
Collection
European Painting and Sculpture before 1900
Known Provenance
Private collection, France. Purchased 1998 by the Denver Art Museum. Provenance research is on-going at the Denver Art Museum and we will post information as it becomes available. Please e-mail provenance@denverartmuseum.org, if you have questions, or if you have additional information to share with us.
Exhibition History
  • “Dior: From Paris to the World” — Denver Art Museum, 11/18/2018 – 3/17/2019
  • “The Light Show” — Denver Art Museum, 5/19/2019 – 3/7/2021