SCHADOW, Ridolfo
(b. 1786, Roma, d. 1822, Roma)


1812 (cast 1820)
Bronze, height 127 cm
Schloss Weissenstein, Pommersfelden

The almost life-size figure shows the moment directly before the judgment resolving the dispute between the goddesses Athena, Hera and Aphrodite as to which was the most beautiful. Paris was to award his choice a golden apple.