Ulysses and Nausicaa

Oil on oak, panel | 53.3 x 74.3cm | 1635

Lucas van Uden

In this painting Lucas van Uden represents an episode from Homer's Odyssey. Ulysses hides behind a bush after being shipwrecked on the Phaecian shore. Naked and exhausted, he asks Nausicaä, daughter of King Alcinous, for help while she washes her clo...
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