Iconography
GODS & MYTHS
Historia Troiana
Cycles Manuscripts Rome, Bibliotheca Apostolica Vaticana, Reg. lat. 1505
Argonauts, Jason and Medea
CyclesRome, Biblioteca Apostolica Vaticana, Reg. lat. 1505
Jason forces the fire-breathing oxen to plough the field
The soldiers born from the dragon's teeth fight each other
Jason flays the golden ram
Jason kills the dragon and extracts its teeth
LITERATURE
Modern
Benoît de Sainte-MaureRoman de Troie CyclesRome, Biblioteca Apostolica Vaticana, Reg. lat. 1505
Benoît de Sainte-MaureRoman de Troie EpisodesJason defeating the oxen, the dragon and flaying the ram
Further details
ARTIST/CREATOR
Central Italian (attributed)
DATE
mid 14th century
LOCATION
Rome, Biblioteca Apostolica Vaticana → Reg. lat. 1505, fol. 14r
TEXT/BOOK/DOCUMENT (SOURCE OF PHOTO)
Benoît de Sainte-MaureRoman de Troie
Find out more
RELATIONS
BAV
Digitised manuscript
Manuscript information
Acknowledgements
Record created with the generous support of the Dean's Development Fund of the School of Advanced Study, University of London
Contact
For comments or queries, please contact photographic.collect@sas.ac.uk