Iconography
GODS & MYTHS
Venus
With Amor With other figuresAdonis
Adonis
Venus and Adonis Venus nursing the wounded Adonis
CyclesMiscellaneous
Census of Antique Art known in the RenaissanceKnown prototypesParis, Louvre
Further details
Must be read from right to left as was the trend in the middle of the second century. The first scence (right) depicts Adonis bidding farewell to Venus, the second scene portrays the hunting accident of Adonis, and the third illustrates Venus tending the wounds of the dying Adonis.
ARTIST/CREATOR
Anonymus Coburgensis (active 1550-1555)
DATE
1550 - 1555
LOCATION
Coburg, Veste Coburg (Kupferstichkabinett) → HZ II, plate 36
TEXT/BOOK/DOCUMENT (SOURCE OF PHOTO)
Codex Coburgensis
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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
Contact
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