(b. 1520, Mantova, d. 1582, Mantova)
The Judgment of Paris1555
Engraving, 394 x 526 mm
Los Angeles County Museum of Art, Los Angeles
This famous engraving after a painting by Giovanni Battista Bertano (c. 1516-1576) is dense with allegorical details, which directly reflect the exegetical habit of contemporary authors.