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Luca Giordano.

The Rape of Europa.

Oil on canvas.

246.5cm by 301cm.

1738 Inventory, p. 28: ” The Blue Velvet Drawing room [Red DR]….On the other Side Europa upon the Bull crowned with Flowers, holding by one Horn, a loose Garment flung over her, 2 Nymphs in the Water, the rest on Shore holding out their Hands, 7 Feet 5 Inches high, 6 Feet 9 Inches wide; all these 4 Pictures done by Jordanus.”

1763 Inventory: “The Drawing room….Jupiter and Europa by L. Jordanus”.

REFERENCE: PIC397

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