omnia vincit amor


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omnia vincit amor

(ˈɒmnɪə ˈvɪnsɪt ˈæmɔː)
love conquers all things
[from Virgil's Eclogues 10:69]
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And let's not forget the sly reference Virgil makes here to his own earlier tenth Eclogue, in which a lovesick poet says omnia vincit Amor, "Love conquers all things.
Most revealing is the observation that Michelangelo's Rape of Ganymede provided both the composition for Rembrandt's version of the subject, and the figure of the boy in Caravaggio's Omnia Vincit Amor (1602).
De esta forma Diez Fernandez explica la obra desde "tres juncos" que teje Cervantes: el genero de la comedia al que pertenece, el tema del omnia vincit amor y las libertades poeticas que otorga el recrear un mundo prodigioso pintado con una gran dosis de exotismo.
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