Iconography
GODS & MYTHS
Historia Troiana
Cycles Grenier, Pasquier (Tournai tapestries and related drawings) Tapestry 9: Penthesilea and Pyrrhus
Cycles Grenier, Pasquier (Tournai tapestries and related drawings) Surviving Tapestries and fragments
The War of Troy Main episodes The Amazons join the TrojansPriam welcoming Penthesilea
The War of Troy Main episodes The Amazons join the TrojansPenthesilea and the Amazons fighting the Greeks
The War of Troy Main episodes Neoptolemus summoned to lead the MirmidonsNeoptolemus armed by Ajax and Agamemnon
The War of Troy Battles
Further details
Left-hand side: Penthesilea welcomed by Priam; centre: Penthesilea fighting in the twenty-first battle; right-hand side: Neoptolemus putting on the armour of his father Achilles
ARTIST/CREATOR
Grenier, Pasquier (active 1447-1493) (workshop) probably
DATE
circa 1470 - 1490
LOCATION
London, Victoria & Albert Museum (inv. 6-1887)
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RELATIONS
Victoria and Albert Museum
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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