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GODS & MYTHS
Hercules
Cycles Labours and other scenes Lorenz Beger, Hercules ethnicorum (engravings of Antiquities, 1705)
Myths Labours CerberusHercules killing Menoetius, the herdsman of Pluto
Myths ExploitsHercules and AchelousAchelous as human
Further details
after the painting Louvre inv. 536. The Louvre painting is generally know as Hercules and Achelous, yet Beger labels his reproduction with Hercules and Menoetius.
ARTIST/CREATOR
Reni, Guido (1575-1642) (after)
DATE
1705
LOCATION
n/a
TEXT/BOOK/DOCUMENT (SOURCE OF PHOTO)
Beger, LorenzHercules Ethnicorum ex variis antiquitatum reliquiis delineatus, Berolini, 1705, plate 36
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RELATIONS
library-record of illustrated text
complete digital copy of illustrated text in the Warburg Institute Library
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