Titian's The Pastoral Concert, c. 1509


This famous oil painting from the early-16th century depicts two young poets, one with a lute, being inspired by two of the poetic muses. One of the muses bears a flute, while the other pours water. The scene is set in an idyllic pastoral landscape, with a shepherd tending his sheep in the background.

The painting was traditionally attributed to Giorgione, but is now considered to be by his pupil, the young Titian (Tiziano Vecellio).

Full title:
Le Concert champêtre
c. 1509
Painting / Image
Tiziano Vecellio
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© Le Concert Champetre (Open-Air Concert), c.1510 (oil on canvas), Titian (Tiziano Vecellio) (c.1488-1576) / Louvre, Paris, France / Bridgeman Images

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