In the painting "Jupiter In the Guise of Diana and the
Nymph Callisto," by Francois Boucher (1759), Jupiter pretends to be
Diana and whispers in Callisto's ear.
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Image courtesy of the Nelson-Atkins Museum of Art, Kansas City, Missouri. (Purchase: Nelson Trust).
One day the god
saw the beautiful Callisto and fell in love with her. Knowing
that Diana had warned Callisto about men
and gods, Jupiter pretended he was the goddess Diana.
In this disguise, Jupiter made the beautiful Callisto his
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