Iconography
GODS & MYTHS
Hercules
Myths Labours Arcadian stag
Myths Labours Apples of the HesperidesHercules killing the dragon
Census of Antique Art known to the RenaissanceKnown PrototypesReliefsVenice, San Marco (Hercules and the boar)
Adaptations
RELIGIOUS ICONOGRAPHY
Miscellaneous
Religious allegory
Further details
ARTIST/CREATOR
Venetian
DATE
13th century
LOCATION
Venice, San Marco
Notes on photograph
BIBLIOGRAPHIC CITATION
Erwin Panofsky and Fritz Saxl, Classical Mythology in Medieval Art, Metropolitan Museum Studies 4 (1933), pp. 228-280, p. 228, fig. 5: 'As the human soul was often symbolized by a stag, the result of these changes was that the classical hero had been transformed into the Saviour conquering evil and saving the souls of the Faithful'
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Acknowledgements
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