Art and Art History Collection (Saskia)

Cupid Carving His Bow (detail)

Creator

Unknown

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Publisher

Saskia, Ltd., Cultural Documentation

Abstract

The painting is a good example of the Mannerist tendencies in the art of Parmigianino. His works are distinguished by ambiguity of spatial composition, by distortion and elongation of the human figure, and by the pursuit of what the art historian Vasari called

Keywords

Vienna, Austria, Parma, Italy, Style: Italian Mannerist, School: Mannerist, Movement: Mannerism, Italian, Painting;, Painting

Subject: topical

Style: Italian Mannerist; School: Mannerist; Movement: Mannerism; Italian; Painting;

Subject: geographic

Vienna, Austria; Parma, Italy

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Genre

Painting; picture

Holding Location

University of South Florida USF

Collection

Art and Art History (Saskia)

Identifier

A01-LIF1508

Cupid Carving His Bow (detail)

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