Thetis in the Workshop of Hephaestus; Thetis Showing the Armor to Achilles: Two Designs for Ceiling Panels in the Galeria d'Iliade, Palazzo Milzetti, Faenza

Felice Giani1802–05

Cooper Hewitt, Smithsonian Design Museum

Cooper Hewitt, Smithsonian Design Museum
New York, United States

In upper drawing, Vulcan shows shield made for Achilles to Thetis. In lower drawing, Thetis shows armor to Achilles, who sits in his tent beside dead Patroclus. Girl mourns; warriors observe from behind.


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