• español
  • Inicio Arte Caravaggio David with the Head of Goliath (1601/02)
    Detalles del Artista

    Título: David with the Head of Goliath (1601/02)

    Artista:

    Fecha:

    Medio: Oil on Canvas

    Copyright: Public Domain

    Location:


    David, a young shepherd, has just killed the giant Goliath with only a stone and a sling, thereby saving the people of Israel. Here he picks up the amputated head to use it as a trophy. This is one out of three paintings by Caravaggio on the subject of David and Goliath. The other ones date from 1606 and 1610.
    << Previo Todas las obras Siguiente >>