Skip to product information
1 of 1

Michelangelo Caravaggio Medusa Socks

Michelangelo Caravaggio Medusa Socks

Regular price $14.95 USD
Regular price Sale price $14.95 USD
Sale Sold out
Shipping calculated at checkout.

Michelangelo Caravaggio's Head of Medusa (1595-1598)

The Medusa is painted on canvas applied to a wooden shield. The subject is mythological referring to the shield from Athena which was cunningly used to exploit the the Medusa's power to petrify people. This iconography was often used by the Medici to represent their military power.

Material composition: 83% cotton, 15% polyamide, 2% elastane

Country of origin: Italy

© Gabinetto Fotografico delle Gallerie degli Uffizi

View full details