Jesus, The Cupbearer Picture

Symbolic comparison between Jesus Christ, Enoch and Ganymede. Jesus Christ, being the subject. The Ethiopian scribe, Enoch, provides the ethnic signature, and Ganymede, the Trojan prince explains the figure's youth.

The shared back stories involve the fact that all three were said to have pleased God before being taken alive into Heaven.

Both the biblically historical Enoch, and the mythical Ganymede are believed to have served as both a sign and a prophecy about Christ's ascension to the right-hand throne of God. The cup symbolizes service to God, the Father.
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