The Calumny of Apelles

Engraving | 37.3 x 32.3cm | 1560

Giorgio Ghisi

This allegory of injustice is based on a written description of a lost painting by the ancient Greek artist Apelles (active about 300s BC). An enthroned judge with large ears is flanked by Suspicion and blindfolded Ignorance. He extends a hand to Cal...
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