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The Judgment of Paris
The Judgment of Paris
After:
Date:
ca. 1515–1517
Location:
Not on display
Century:
Media:
Engraving
Dimensions:
Image: 286 x 433 mm (11 1/4 x 17 1/16 in.)
Department:
Object Type:
Country:
Continent:
Europe
Provenance:

Provenance:
Sotheby 7/12/73;
LR verso: M.S. Sopher (cat. 12);
Sopher 16th c. cat. no.12

Accession Number:
1986.1.359
Acquisition Date:
1985-12-01
Credit Line:

Mr. and Mrs. Marcus Sopher Collection

Exhibition History:

CPLH, The First Fifty Years, Celebrating the AFGA, 1948 - 1998, 18 April - 5 July 1998.

University of San Diego, San Diego, CA, Prints in the Artist's Studio: Rubens's Print Collection Reconstructed, Feb 3 - May 31, 2010.

Seated Paris offers the gold apple to Venus, who is also receiving a crown from Victory flying above, while surrounded by Juno and Athena. Diana, Jupiter, the Gemini and Apollo arrive above, river gods and nymphs below.