The story of the wedding feast, the marriage at Cana, comes from the New Testament. It tells of Jesus and his disciples attending a wedding at Cana in Galilee. Jesus commanded the servants to fill jugs with water and he then performed his first miracle:- turning the water into wine.
The Marriage at Cana . Hight 6.77m Width 9.94 Louvre Paris. (w)
This work contains more that 130 figures some of them famous personalities of the day, they include: Eleanor of Austria, the emperor Charles V, Mary of England and Vittoria Colonna. The place of honour is taken by the musicians in the foreground: Veronese painted himself playing the violincello, Titian is on the double-bass, Tintoretto at the viola and Bassano playing the flute.