Cristofano Gherardi called il Doceno1555/1557

Palazzo Vecchio Museum

Palazzo Vecchio Museum
Firenze, Italy

The painting shows the god Pluto, the god of the underworld but also of the riches, accompanied by a three-headed dog, Cerberus, with his typical attribute. Photo: Simone Lampredi


  • Title: Pluto
  • Date Created: 1555/1557
  • painter: Cristofano Gherardi called il Doceno
  • Theme: allegorical subject
  • Physical Dimensions: w100 x h250 cm (Complete)
  • Period: Mannerism
  • Original title: Pluto
  • Type: fresco painting
  • Rights: Comune di Firenze, Comune di Firenze

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