J u d g m e n t   o f   P a r i s

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Judgment of Paris
Rubens follows the story of the Judgment of Paris as told by Lucian in the Judgment of the Goddesses. Paris awards the golden apple to Venus, who stands between Minerva and Juno, Mercury stands behind Paris, above is the Fury, Alecto.
Painted by Rubens (1632-1635)
Wood (oak), 144.8 x 193.7 cm
London, National Gallery, NG194

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