"Diane the Huntress" - This late piece of Mannerism continued with the use of elongated and undulating forms and crowded compositions and subjects expressing mythological themes
School of Fontainebleau 1550-60 Louvre
In Roman mythology Diana meant "heavenly" or "divine" and was the goddess of the hunt -the moon and birthing being associated with wild animals and woodland.
Yambol is a city in southeastern Bulgaria an administrative centre of Yambol Province. The city was known as Dianopolis Diospolis Dampolis and finally Dubilin Yambol. The old name of the city comes from the name of the ancient Roman goddess Diana.