Iconography
ARCHITECTURE
Italy
MiraVilla Venier ContariniLeft wing, Room 2 (Trojan war)
GODS & MYTHS
Historia Troiana
The First Destruction of Troy Hesione taken by the Greeks Hesione rescued by Hercules and given to Telamon
Antiope (Amazon)
Hercules gives Antiope as prisoner to Theseus
Further details
Identified both as Hercules ceding the liberated Hesione to Telamon and as Hercules giving Antiope as prisoner to Theseus
ARTIST/CREATOR
Ruschi, Francesco (c1610-c1661) (attributed)
DATE
mid 17th century
LOCATION
Mira (Veneto), Villa Venier
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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