The Spinners or The Fable of Arachne By Velázquez

Illustration

Liana Miate
by Diego Velázquez.
published on 22 July 2022

The work represents the moment in which the weaver Arachne was turned into a spider by the goddess Athena, and is one of the best-known mythological works by the Sevillian painter Diego Velázquez. Completed in 1648.

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Velázquez., D. (2022, July 22). The Spinners or The Fable of Arachne By Velázquez. World History Encyclopedia. Retrieved from https://www.worldhistory.org/image/16189/the-spinners-or-the-fable-of-arachne-by-velazquez/

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Velázquez., Diego. "The Spinners or The Fable of Arachne By Velázquez." World History Encyclopedia. Last modified July 22, 2022. https://www.worldhistory.org/image/16189/the-spinners-or-the-fable-of-arachne-by-velazquez/.

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Velázquez., Diego. "The Spinners or The Fable of Arachne By Velázquez." World History Encyclopedia. World History Encyclopedia, 22 Jul 2022. Web. 08 Aug 2022.

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