(photo on external web page)
Iconography
GODS & MYTHS
Historia Troiana
Cycles Manuscripts Madrid, Biblioteca Nacional de España, 17805
The War of Troy Main episodes Achilles and PolyxenaAchilles first sees PolyxenaAt the tomb of Hector
LITERATURE
Modern
Guido delle Colonne (Guido de Columna or de Columnis)Historia destructionis Troiae CyclesMadrid, Biblioteca Nacional de España, 17805
Guido delle Colonne (Guido de Columna or de Columnis)Historia destructionis Troiae Book 23Achilles falls in love with Polxena after seeing her at Hector's tomb on the anniversary of his death
Further details
ARTIST/CREATOR
Italian (North-Eastern)
DATE
mid 14th century
LOCATION
Madrid, Biblioteca Nacional de España → 17805, fol. 101v
TEXT/BOOK/DOCUMENT (SOURCE OF PHOTO)
Guido delle ColonneHistoria destructionis Troiae
Notes on photograph
BIBLIOGRAPHIC CITATION
Hugo Buchthal, Historia Troiana. Studies the history of mediaeval secular illustration (London, 1971), pp. 20-27.
Acknowledgements
Record created with the generous support of the Kress foundation.
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