Iconography
GODS & MYTHS
Hercules
Cycles Twelve Labours Vatican, Museo Gregoriano, Altar of Hercules (2nd century) and drawings after it
Myths Labours Cattle of GeryonHercules fights with Geryon (with multiple body-parts)
Myths Labours Apples of the HesperidesHercules holding the applesWithout the slain dragon
Myths Labours CerberusHercules pulling a defeated Cerberus behind himHercules and Cerberus alone
Census of Antique Art known to the RenaissanceKnown PrototypesReliefsVatican, Museo Gregoriano Profano (Altar of Hercules)
Further details
ARTIST/CREATOR
Anonymus Coburgensis (active 1550-1555)
DATE
1550 - 1555
LOCATION
Coburg, Veste Coburg (Kupferstichkabinett) → HZ II, plate 171,2
Notes on photograph
BIBLIOGRAPHIC CITATION
Friedrich Matz, Handzeichnungen, 1871, p. 462, no. 8
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RELATIONS
Census database
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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