Iconography
GODS & MYTHS
Meleager
Myths Death of Meleager Meleager dying, alone
Census of Antique Art known to the RenaissanceUnknown or lost prototypesDeath of Meleager (Codex Coburgensis 126, 188, similar to sarcophagus Florence, Palazzo Montalvo)
ADDITIONAL SUBJECT KEYWORDS
The two figures of Althea and Cleopatra mourning at Meleager's tomb are a reworking of two similar figures on a Roman sarcophagus.
Further details
ARTIST/CREATOR
Anonymus Coburgensis (active 1550-1555)
DATE
1550 - 1555
LOCATION
Coburg, Veste Coburg (Kupferstichkabinett) → HZ II, plate 188
TEXT/BOOK/DOCUMENT (SOURCE OF PHOTO)
Codex Coburgensis
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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