Ameto's Discovery of the Nymphs

Tempera on wood | 53.7 x 56.2cm | c. 1410

Master of 1416

This panel and its companion originally formed the front and back of a birth tray (desco da parto). The story they illustrate is from Giovanni Boccaccio's Comedia delle ninfe fiorentine, written about 1342. The hunter Ameto, dressed in red, peers ove...
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