'Picture in Focus': Useful links

Delve further into Titian's paintings, Renaissance art and classical mythology with these National Gallery resources

Titian and Renaissance art

'Diana and Actaeon' – Everything you need to know about the painting

Titian's life – The artists who influenced Titian during his lifetime 

Renaissance masterpieces – Paintings by Leonardo da Vinci, Michelangelo and Raphael

Video and podcasts (National Gallery Channel)

Titian's painting: 'The Death of Actaeon' – An artist looks at Actaeon's terrible fate 

Tintoretto's 'The Origin of the Milky Way' – The myth behind this Renaissance masterpiece

Perspective in modern masterpieces – Contemporary art created with Renaissance techniques and modern photography, by the artist Clive Head

Reworking a Renaissance painting into modern art – the work of contemporary artist Ben Johnson

Patience Agbabi: 'About Face' – hear the poet reading her Titian-inspired poem

Videos (YouTube)

'Diana and Actaeon' [External link] – A curator's insight

The National Gallery buys Titian's painting 'Diana and Actaeon' [External link] – Titian's painting is saved for the nation

Titian's paintings

Painting
Titian
1556-9
Titian: 'Diana and Actaeon'
Painting
Titian
1556-9
Titian, 'Diana and Callisto', 1556–9
Painting
Titian
about 1559-75
Titian: 'The Death of Actaeon'
Painting
Titian
1520-3
Titian: 'Bacchus and Ariadne'
Painting
Titian
about 1510
Titian: 'A Man with a Quilted Sleeve'
Painting
Titian
about 1514
Titian: 'Noli me Tangere'

Paintings of Greek myths

Painting
Jacopo Tintoretto
about 1575
Jacopo Tintoretto, The Origin of the Milky Way, about 1575
Painting
Luca Giordano
early 1680s
Luca Giordano, Perseus turning Phineas and his Followers to Stone
Painting
Pieter Lastman
1618
Pieter Lastman: 'Juno discovering Jupiter with Io'