Iconography
GODS & MYTHS
Historia Troiana
Events before the Trojan War The Greeks prepare for war The sacrifice of IphigeniaIphigenia at the altar
Events before the Trojan War The Greeks prepare for war The sacrifice of IphigeniaDiana intervening
Events before the Trojan War The Greeks prepare for war The sacrifice of IphigeniaCalchas and the omen of the dragon devouring the nine birds
The War of Troy Battles
Centaurs
MythsLapiths and Centaurs Battle
Cygnus (son of Neptune)
LITERATURE
Ancient
OvidMetamorphoses CyclesRouen 1626 (copies after Merian after Gaultier after Franco)
OvidMetamorphoses Book XII
MAGIC & SCIENCE
Geography
Topography Ideal placesHouse of Fame
Further details
Ajax the Great fighting against Hector.
ARTIST/CREATOR
Blanchin, Jean (active Paris, first half 17th century) Close copy after an engraving by Gaultier (used in the edition Paris 1606), which in turn copies the illustrations by Giacomo Franco for the Venice 1584 edition (not after Merian's copy after Gaultier)
DATE
1626
LOCATION
n/a
TEXT/BOOK/DOCUMENT (SOURCE OF PHOTO)
Ovid (Publius Ovidius Naso)Les Metamorphoses d'Ovide traduites en prose Fran├žoise, 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, B158
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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