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Venus Giving Helen to Paris as his Wife (1782-84) - Gavin Hamilton; In the judgement of Paris, Paris chose Aphrodite who offered the most beautiful mortal woman (Helen) in the world as a wife. Helen was already married to King Menelaus of Sparta, so Paris raided the Kings home & stole Helen from him.

Venus presentando Helen a París. 1777-1780. Gavin Hamilton. Escocés. 1723-1798. óleo sobre lienzo. Museo del Louvre.

Hector's last visit with his wife, Andromache, and infant son Astyanax, startled by his father's helmet (Apulian red-figure vase, 370–360 BC) (The Iliad)

Gavin Hamilton - Achilles dragging the body of Hector around the walls of Troy. Tags: achilles, achilleus, trojan war, iliad, hector, hektor,