Iconography
GODS & MYTHS
Hercules
Myths Infancy and childhood Infant Hercules strangling serpentsSingle figure
Census of Antique Art known to the RenaissanceKnown PrototypesReliefsVatican, Belvedere (Altar of Hercules)
Further details
Possibly after the Hercules Altar, Vatican, Belvedere
ARTIST/CREATOR
Testa, Pietro (c1611-1650) (attributed)
DATE
2nd quarter 17th century
LOCATION
Windsor, Royal Library (inv. RL 8348)
TEXT/BOOK/DOCUMENT (SOURCE OF PHOTO)
Cassiano dal PozzoBassi Rilievi Antichi 3
Notes on photograph
BIBLIOGRAPHIC CITATION
Cornelius Clarkson Vermeule, 'The dal Pozzo-Albani drawings of classical antiquities in the Royal Library at Windsor Castle', Transactions of the American Philosophical Society n.s. lvi, pt 2, 1966, pp. 5-77
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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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