In her right hand she holds a posy of roses whilst she holds her other hand over her genitals. He proposed that "it was painted for a bagnio [brothel], and it was probably refused because it was a trifle too strong", adding humorously that "in truth, it is a trifle too strong for any place but a public art gallery". It was moved to the Uffizi in , and has remained there ever since, apart from visits to exhibitions which in the 21st century have included Madrid, Brussels, Tokyo, Venice and Urbino. Titian's Venus of Urbino , Smarthistory. The detailed depiction of the interior setting is unusual, perhaps unique, in Titian. Wikimedia Commons has media related to Venus of Urbino. On 20 October he spent the night in Venice with Angela del Moro, or Angela Zaffetta, a leading courtesan in Venice and sometimes a dining companion of Titian and Aretino , the latter a friend of the cardinal.
Ellis. Age: 32.
Alternatively, the painting may have been commissioned by Guidobaldo, possibly to celebrate his marriage in to the 10 year-old Giulia Varano, which made him Duke of Camerino , or its consummation, which was probably a few years later.
Dana. Age: 23.
Nudity body paint art
As letters from him and his mother show, he was extremely keen to buy it, and did so some months later; he refers to it simply as "the nude woman", and was worried Titian would sell it to someone else. Ippolito died in August , and apparently never saw the painting, which was still in Titian's studio when Guidobaldo II della Rovere , the year-old son of the Duke of Urbino came in January to sit for a portrait. The production of heirs was of great concern in elite marriages. The detailed depiction of the interior setting is unusual, perhaps unique, in Titian.