An interview with the artist in front of her work:
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The narrative of Leda and the Swan was of particular interest during the Italian Renaissance; a few examples follow. Please read the comments to this post…and add you comment.
Cesare da Sesto (after Leonardo), 1505-10:
Ammanati, mid-16th c.: