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Unformatted text preview: iddle of discussion. More mundane, earthly quality. o This diversity of forms seen with Pieter Bruegel the Elder. • The Abduction of Ganymede, 1635 o By this point, had secure patronage. Produced some history paintings just for a market. Unconventional – showing confidence and popularity o One of his most perplexing mythological subjects. o Story: one of Jupiter’s great loves…loved Trojan boy Ganymede so transformed himself into an eagle and abducted him. • • • • • • • • • • • o What has Rembrandt done? Little baby instead of beautiful youth. His fear is not evident in his bawling face but his peeing. o May have been influenced by Dutch’s commentary on Ovid’s Metamorphosis. Danae. C. 1636 reworked 45 o Had plenty of awareness of the masters. Transformed figure into Dutch matron. Has earthly quality that you...
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