Allegories of Autumn in Italian Art








References: Matilde Battistini, Symbols and Allegories in Art, Hong Kong, The J. Paul Getty Trust, 2005.


Images: Giuseppe Arcimboldo, Autumn, 1537, oil on canvas, Musée du Louvre, Paris. Wiki Images.

Pietro Testa, Allegory of Autumn, 17th century, etching on paper, National Galleries Scotland, Edinburgh. © National Galleries of Scotland.

Jacopo Tintoretto, Allegory of Autumn, 16th century, oil on canvas, Private Collection. © Christies.

Francesco Bertos, Group of Eleven Figures (Allegory of Autumn), c.1725, bronze, The J. Paul Getty Museum, Los Angeles. Open Content Program.

Luigi Garzi, Allegory of Autumn, 1880s, oil on canvas, Private Collection. Web Gallery of Art.

Paolo Farinati, Allegory of Autumn, 16th century, pen and ink on paper, The Courtauld Gallery, London. © The Samuel Courtauld Trust, The Courtauld Gallery, London.

Filippo Perodi, Allegory of Autumn (Bacchus), carved poplar varnished and gilt, c.1670s, The Metropolitan Museum of Art, New York. © 2000–2018 The Metropolitan Museum of Art.


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