Iconography
ARCHITECTURE
Italy
MantuaPalazzo TeSala dei Cavalli
GODS & MYTHS
Hercules
Cycles Labours and other scenes Mantua, Palazzo del Te (Giulio Romano, 1524-1534)
Myths Labours Nemean lionHercules strangling the lion
Myths Labours Cretan bull
Myths Labours CerberusHercules both pulling and fighting
MAGIC & SCIENCE
Geography
Landscape Combined with architectural elements and mythological scenes
SOCIAL LIFE
Sports
Racing horses
Further details
ARTIST/CREATOR
Giulio Romano (Giulio Pippi) (c1499-1546) (and workshop)
DATE
1524 - 1534
LOCATION
Mantua, Palazzo Te, Sala dei Cavalli
Acknowledgements
Record created with the generous support of the Dean's Development Fund of the School of Advanced Study, University of London
Contact
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