The picture represents the Athenian girls drawing lots as to who should be sent to Crete to be devoured by the Minotaur. In the centre, in front of the statue of Athena, Theseus stands and watches.
Where to see this painting?
English Heritage, The Wellington Collection, Apsley House
Hyde Park Corner, London, Greater London, England, W1J 7NT
If you are planning a visit to see this painting, check with the collection first. Paintings can be moved at short notice.