Iconography
GODS & MYTHS
Historia Troiana
Cycles Manuscripts San Lorenzo del Escorial, H.I.6
Events before the Trojan War The rape of Helen Paris and Helen meet in the temple of Venus
Events before the Trojan War The rape of Helen Rape of Helen
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 Abduction of Helen and sack of the temple of Venus
Benoît de Sainte-MaureRoman de Troie EpisodesParis and Helen meet at the temple of Venus
Further details
ARTIST/CREATOR
Spanish
DATE
1350
LOCATION
San Lorenzo del Escorial, Monastery of San Lorenzo del Escorial → H.I.6, fol. 21r
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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