Apollo and Daphne

Terracotta | 55.5 x 34.2 x 21.9cm | c. 1700

Massimiliano Soldani

Apollo, the Greek and Roman god of the sun and the arts, fell in love with the nymph Daphne. Chased to a riverbank, Daphne prayed to her father, the river god, Peneus, for help. At the moment Apollo reached out to touch her, she transformed into a la...
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