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The Malmesbury Judgement of Paris: The Last Word? (Art History Today)

An interesting history-related post from Art History Today:

1. Raphael's 1512 'The Judgement of Paris'
Att. to Raphael, previously att to Giorgione, The Judgement of Paris, Private Coll., 1512.
There's no doubt that the Malmesbury Judgement of Paris is a controversial painting. The series of posts started last year have examined every aspect of it. AHT has  attempted to reconstruct its stylistic milieu, identify the context in which the picture  was received, and tried to unravel its technique, style and iconography.

The dispute revolves around whether this disregarded picture was painted by Raphael. But even if we discount that attribution, I think we have to face the fact that the composition, models and sources ...

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