(b. 1528, Verona, d. 1588, Venezia)

Feast at the House of Simon

Oil on canvas, 275 x 710 cm
Pinacoteca di Brera, Milan

Veronese's biographer Ridolfi dates this painting to 1570. Until 1817, it hung in the dining room of the Jeronymite monastery of San Sebastiano in Venice. Weaknesses in the depiction of individual heads result from the involvement of assistants.