Danae: A Story of Forbidden Love

Listen to the Story: 10 minutes

Audio-only: (best on mobile)


Her father locked her away in a tower to make sure she would remain a virgin, but somehow she gave birth to a son. The story of Danaë was painted throughout the ages and in this video I’ll explain all the usual features, and of course show you my favourite.

Via https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=in6aeWoYZV0