Iconography
GODS & MYTHS
Perseus
Myths Perseus and Andromeda Wedding-feast of PerseusFollowers of Phineus turned to stone
Muses
Myths Contest with the Pierides
Arethusa
Chased by Alpheus
Lyncus
Proserpina
Myths Pluto and Proserpina The rape of ProserpinaThe Oceanides turned into Sirens
Myths Pluto and Proserpina Ceres searching for ProserpinaCyane dissolving herself
Myths Pluto and Proserpina Ceres searching for ProserpinaCeres turning Stellio into a lizard
LITERATURE
Ancient
OvidMetamorphoses CyclesRouen 1626 (copies after Merian after Gaultier after Franco)
OvidMetamorphoses Book V
Further details
ARTIST/CREATOR
Blanchin, Jean (active Paris, first half 17th century) Close copy after an engraving by Matthäus Merian (used in the edition Frankfurt 1619), which is based on the engravings by Gaultier (used in the edition Paris 1606), which in turn copies the illustrations by Giacomo Franco for the Venice 1584 edition
DATE
1626
LOCATION
n/a
TEXT/BOOK/DOCUMENT (SOURCE OF PHOTO)
Ovid (Publius Ovidius Naso)Les Metamorphoses d'Ovide traduites en prose Françoise, Rouen (Berthelin), 1626
Notes on photograph
BIBLIOGRAPHIC CITATION
Gerlinde Huber-Rebenich, Ikonographisches Repertorium zu den Metamorphosen des Ovid, vol. 1: Sammeldarstellungen, Berlin 2004, no. E17, B52
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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