Iconography
GODS & MYTHS
Historia Troiana
Cycles Manuscripts San Lorenzo del Escorial, H.I.6
The War of Troy Main episodes The sack of TroyPriam killed by NeoptolemusPriam killed in the temple of Apollo → With other figures
The War of Troy Main episodes The sack of TroyTrojan women taken prisonerHecuba → Stoned to death by the Greeks
The War of Troy Main episodes The sack of TroySacrifice of PolyxenaNeoptolemus sacrificing Polyxena at Achilles's tomb → Hecuba (or other mourners) present
The War of Troy Main episodes The sack of TroyMiscellaneous
LITERATURE
Modern
Benoît de Sainte-MaureRoman de Troie CyclesSan Lorenzo de El Esocorial, MS h.I.6 (Spanish translation)
Benoît de Sainte-MaureRoman de Troie EpisodesThe sack of Troy
Benoît de Sainte-MaureRoman de Troie EpisodesPriam is killed by Neoptolemus
Benoît de Sainte-MaureRoman de Troie EpisodesThe sacrifice of PolyxenaPolyxena is sacrificed at the tomb of Achilles
Benoît de Sainte-MaureRoman de Troie EpisodesHecuba is killed by the Greeks
Further details
ARTIST/CREATOR
Spanish
DATE
1350
LOCATION
San Lorenzo del Escorial, Monastery of San Lorenzo del Escorial → H.I.6, fol. 160r
TEXT/BOOK/DOCUMENT (SOURCE OF PHOTO)
Cronica troiana
Notes on photograph
BIBLIOGRAPHIC CITATION
Hugo Buchthal, Historia Troiana. Studies the history of mediaeval secular illustration (London, 1971), pp. 14-19.
Acknowledgements
Record created with the generous support of the Dean's Development Fund of the School of Advanced Study, University of London
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