This mythological subject depicts Diana, the Virgin goddess of hunting, discovering that one of her chaste attendant nymphs, Callisto, is pregnant by Jupiter. Diana set her dogs onto Callisto in order to kill her, but she narrowly escapes and is rescued by Jupiter.
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