Explore the life and work of Titian; the greatest painter of 16th century Venice
Titian, active about 1506 – 1576
Read about the artist's life and work from his arrival in Venice as a young boy to achieving international success
The mythological paintings
Explore the large-scale series that Titian considered on a par with poetry
Listen to conservator Jill Dunkerton talking about the restoration of 'Bacchus and Ariadne'
Titian for teachers
Delve into the stories behind 'Diana and Actaeon' using our Picture in Focus teacher's resources
Inspired by Titian
New work by leading poets
Hear 13 poets reading their Titian-inspired poems
Fit for a king
Paintings in Depth
Follow the 450 year journey of 'Diana and Actaeon' from royal commission to arrival at the National Gallery
Exclusive items in the online shop
Buy Titian books, gifts and more
Myths and meaning
Explore Titian's paintings through film and audio with our experts
Find out which poem won and what the judges had to say
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