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GODS & MYTHS
Hercules
Myths Labours CerberusHercules attacking the monster of Hades to liberate Proserpina, Theseus and Peirithoos (Christine de Pizan)
LITERATURE
Modern
Lefèvre, RaoulLe recoeil des histoires de Troyes CyclesLondon, British Library, Royal 17 E II
Lefèvre, RaoulLe recoeil des histoires de Troyes Livre IIcap. 48: Hercules defeats Pluto and Cerberus and liberates Proserpina
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ARTIST/CREATOR
Flemish
DATE
circa 1475 - 1483
LOCATION
London, British Library → Royal 17 E II, fol. 163v
TEXT/BOOK/DOCUMENT (SOURCE OF PHOTO)
Lefèvre, RaoulLe recueil des histoires de Troyes (Le livre nommé Hercules)
Notes on photograph
COLLECTION
Hamburg stamp (Bibliothek Warburg)
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