GHISI, Giorgio
(b. 1520, Mantova, d. 1582, Mantova)

The Judgment of Paris

1555
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.