Rinaldo

A work made of lithograph in black on off-white china paper laid down on ivory wove paper.
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  • A work made of lithograph in black on off-white china paper laid down on ivory wove paper.

Date:

1878

Artist:

Henri Fantin-Latour
French, 1836-1904

About this artwork

Johannes Brahms’s cantata recounts Rinaldo’s temp­tation by the sorceress Armida, who holds him under her spell. In Henri Fantin-Latour’s visual interpretation, Rinaldo leaves Armida to rejoin his troops while sea nymphs frolic in the water to the right.

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Artist

Henri Fantin-Latour

Title

Rinaldo

Origin

France

Date

1878

Medium

Lithograph in black on off-white China paper laid down on ivory wove paper

Inscriptions

Signed "A Duranty/ h. Fantin," in pencil, l.r. in margin.

Dimensions

411 × 501 mm (image); 541 × 668 mm (sheet)

Credit Line

The Charles Deering Collection

Reference Number

1927.2942

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