Those who think that fantasy is a genre born only in recent times are wrong!
More than 500 years ago Piero di Cosimo, visionary and unrivaled artist, realized a painting inspired by Ovid's Metamorphoses and his tale of the liberation of Andromeda. He in fact was able to depict a sea monster that could be the protagonist of a fantasy film of our days.
For the #PaintedTales series of the Uffizi Galleries, here is the voice of Simone Rovida accompanying the mythical hero Perseus in the liberation of his Andromeda.
Enjoy the track!