A Titian Enigma

  title={A Titian Enigma},
  author={Judith Dundas},
  journal={Artibus et Historiae},
  • J. Dundas
  • Published 1985
  • Art
  • Artibus et Historiae
For Titian's Three Ages of Man (Duke of Sutherland Collection, on loan to the National Gallery of Scotland), the traditional title does not adequately account for some features. There is, for instance, the possibility of a narrative content as suggested by the parallel with methods of illustrating Ovidian stories in early printed texts. In particular, the psychological relationship between the young man and the girl implies that the subject is a story, as well as an emblem of human life. But… 
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