Iconography
GODS & MYTHS
Midas
Judgement of Midas Apollo, Pan and Midas only Midas with ass's ears
LITERATURE
Modern
Pizan, Christine deEpistre Othéa CyclesLondon, British Library, Harley MS 4431 (early 15th century)
Pizan, Christine deEpistre Othéa cap. 26 (Judgement of Midas)
SOCIAL LIFE
Music
Musical instrumentsStringPluckedHarp
Musical instrumentsWind WoodPan pipes
Further details
Midas arbitrating between Apollo and Pan as example of bad judgement or Stultitia
ARTIST/CREATOR
Master of the Cité des Dames (active c1405-1415) (and workshop)
DATE
1410 - 1414
LOCATION
London, British Library → Harley MS 4431, fol. 108r
TEXT/BOOK/DOCUMENT (SOURCE OF PHOTO)
Pizan, Christine de'Collected works' ('The Book of the Queen'), vol.I
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RELATIONS
British Library (digitised version)
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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