Cupid with the Wheel of Time

Oil on canvas | 65.9 x 55.3cm | c. 1515/1520

Titian

Cupid labors against a rolling wheel, apparently trying to stop its momentum. The space around him is energized by a wind that blows his drapery. The scene is made somber by the dark, cloudy background and the skull hanging from a tree trunk.

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