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Zeuxis Choosing Models from the Beautiful Women of Croton, 1789 (oil on canvas)

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XIR176267
Title
Zeuxis Choosing Models from the Beautiful Women of Croton, 1789 (oil on canvas)
Artist
Vincent, Francois Andre (1746-1816) / French
Location
Louvre, Paris, France
Medium
oil on canvas
Date
1789 AD (C18th AD)
Dimensions
323x415 cms
Description

Greek painter of 4th century BC; asked to paint a picture of Helen of Troy but no woman was beautiful enough so he chose five maidens from the city and combined the best features of each into a figure of ideal beauty;

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Keywords
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