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Eye Candy for Today: Reni's Europa

The Rape or Europa, Guido Reni; National Gallery, London
The Rape of Europa, Guido Reni, 1637

Elegant handling of figure and drapery in this 17th century interpretation of the story from Greek mythology.

In the National Gallery, London. Use the fullscreen and zoom controls to the right of the image.

The Rape of Europa, National Gallery, London