(photo on external web page)
Iconography
GODS & MYTHS
Historia Troiana
Events before the Trojan War The rape of Helen Wedding of Paris and Helen
LITERATURE
Modern
Lydgate, JohnTroy Book CyclesManchester, John Rylands Library, English MS 1 (Mid-15th century)Book II
Lydgate, JohnTroy Book Book IIvv. 4097-4254: Paris and Helen are received by Priam and marry each other, Cassandra predicts the downfall of Troy
SOCIAL LIFE
Love
Marriage rites The ceremony Dextrarum iunctio
Further details
ARTIST/CREATOR
English
DATE
mid 15th century
LOCATION
Manchester, John Rylands Library → English MS 1, fol. 52r
Notes on photograph
COLLECTION
Rylands-Warburg Project, Pilot
Acknowledgements
Images on external web-page, used with kind permission of the John Rylands Library, Manchester
Contact
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