The film is dedicated to the Dutch painter Rembrandt and his mythological painting "Danae" (1636), scenes). The film includes shooting: portraits of different people in the Rembrant Hall of the Hermitage. Fragments of the painting "Danae" by Rembrandt. Painting "Danae" by the Italian painter Titian. Portrait of the scientist Yu.I. Kuznetsov, who studied the history of the creation of "Danae" by Rembrandt. Restoration work of the painting "Danae" in one of the laboratories. X-ray (a fragment of Danae's hand). Negatives of prints of Danae's painting. "Portraits of the first and second wives of Rembrandt.