Iconography
GODS & MYTHS
Historia Thebana
The story of Cadmus Cadmus kills the dragon
Pyramus and Thisbe
Thisbe finds the dead Pyramus
Perseus
Single figure Holding the head of Medusa
Callisto
Myths Jupiter, disguised as Diana, raping Callisto
Ganymede
Rape of GanymedeJupiter disguised as an eagle Ganymede in the air
Coronis (love of Apollo)
Apollo kills Coronis
Ocyrhoe
Ascalaphus
Dryope
Dryope breaks off a branch of the lotus tree
Coronis (love of Neptune)
Further details
left wing: Perseus and Medusa, right wing: Suicide of Thisbe, left drawers: Coronis and Neptune, Ocyroe, Apollo killing Coronis, Minerva and Envy; centre: Ganymede, Samacis, right drawers: Dryope, Ascalaphus, Jupiter and Callisto, Cadmus killing the dragon
ARTIST/CREATOR
Flemish after Tempesta, Antonio (1555-1630)
DATE
17th century
LOCATION
Unknown location
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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