Iconography
GODS & MYTHS
Historia Troiana
Events before the Trojan War The judgement of Paris Census of Antique Art known to the RenaissanceKnown prototypesRome, Villa Medici, sarcophagus
Events before the Trojan War The judgement of Paris With Mercury and river-gods
Further details
Front panel of a sarcophagus incorporated into the Garden Fa├žade of the Villa Medici. The stucco sky punctuated by trees, clouds and an arc of the Zodiac are 1584 additions modeled after Marcantonio's engraving inspired by Raphael
ARTIST/CREATOR
Ancient Roman
DATE
2nd century - 3rd century
LOCATION
Rome, Villa Medici
Notes on photograph
COLLECTION
Photo: Alinari
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RELATIONS
Census database
Acknowledgements
Record created with the generous support of the Dean's Development Fund of the School of Advanced Study, University of London
Contact
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