Veronese together with Titian and Tintoretto were the great trio that dominated Venetian painting of the cinquecento or late 16th-century Renaissance
Informed of the love affair between his wife Aphrodite [Venus] and Ares [Mars] the god of war HEPHAISTOS [Vulcan] the smith of the gods limps over from his forge insultingly examining Venus to see whether as he fears adultery has actually been committed.
Jupiter king of the gods tried covertly to have his son Hercules take a few sips of divine breast milk from his stepmother Juno [Hera] but startled she awoke and milk shot from her breasts into the heavens thus forming the Milky Way galax
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While Susanna is bathing 2 old judges spy on her -when she declines their indecent proposals they accuse her of adultery. --- Tintoretti [1518 – 1594] --- is major representative of mannerism the transitional style between Renaissance and Baroque