(photo on external web page)
Iconography
HISTORY
Ancient
Croesus As prisoner before Cyrus
Cyrus II of PersiaTaking Croesus prisoner
SECULAR ICONOGRAPHY
Virtues and Vices
CyclesMunich, Bayerische Staatsbibliothek, Clm 13002 (Prüfening 1165), Contrasting Exempla for Virtues and Vices
Allegories and personifications A-Z
Fortune (Fortuna) With attributesWheel (as small attribute)
Fortune (Fortuna) With attributesDouble-headed
Opulence (Opulentia)
Further details
Contrasted with the sons of Jacob before Joseph (fol. 4r, scene 1)
ARTIST/CREATOR
Prüfening
DATE
1165
LOCATION
Munich, Bayerische Staatsbibliothek → Clm 13002, fol. 3v (scene 2)
Acknowledgements
Images on external web-page, used with kind permission of the Bayerische Staatsbibliothek München
Contact
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