The Rape of Europa

Corrado Giaquinto (Italian, 1703–1765)
The Rape of Europa, ca. 1752
Oil on canvas
33 1/2 × 48 1/2 in. (85.09 × 123.19 cm)
Gift of Mr. and Mrs. Myron Laskin M1970.68.1
Photo credit: John R. Glembin
Currently on View

Publication History
Sawinski, Catherine. Mythology at the Milwaukee Art Museum--Part 2. Entry posted October 2, 2012. (accessed October 2, 2012).

Goldstein, Rosalie, ed. Guide to the Permanent Collection. Milwaukee, Wisconsin: Milwaukee Art Museum, 1986, p. 58, b/w illus. p. 58.

Kilinski, Karl. Classical Myth in Western Art: Ancient through Modern. Dallas: Meadows Museum and Gallery, Southern Methodist University, 1985, p. 26, b/w illus. p. 27.

Atti Convegno di studi su Corrado Giaquinto. Molfetta, 3-5 gennaio 1969. Molfetta: Mezzina, 1971, p. 104, b/w fig.53.

Laskin, Myron. Exhibition Review: Painting in Italy in the Eighteenth Century: Rococo to Romanticism. Arte Illustrata 4 (November–December 1971): 72–3, b/w fig. 23.
Exhibition History
Classical Myth in Western Art: Ancient Through Modern, Meadows Museum and Gallery, Southern Methodist University, Dallas, Texas, November 1–December 22, 1985; Amarillo Art Center, Amarillo, Texas, January 12–March 2, 1986.


This information is subject to change as the result of ongoing research.