Joachim Wtewael – The Wedding of Peleus and Thetis

Joachim Wtewael – The Wedding of Peleus and Thetis – 1612 – Dutch – High Resolution

“When the sea nymph Thetis married Peleus, hero of Thessaly, all the gods were invited but one—Eris, goddess of discord. Annoyed at this slight, she appeared anyway, wreaking havoc by tossing into the crowd an apple inscribed “for the fairest.” Juno, Venus, and Minerva would scramble for the prize, setting in motion the events that led to the Trojan War.”

More details here : https://www.nga.gov/features/joachim-wtewael—a-closer-look/the-wedding-of-peleus-and-thetis.html

Joachim Wtewael - The Wedding of Peleus and Thetis - 1612 - Dutch

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Phil Harris

Independent researcher, philosopher, collaborator. Founder of The Eternal Circle

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