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GODS & MYTHS
Argonauts, Jason and Medea
CyclesRaoul Lefèvre, L'Histoire de Jason (Lyon, 1486-1487)
Medea gives Jason an ointment to help him defeat the oxen
LITERATURE
Modern
Lefèvre, RaoulL'histoire de Jason CyclesL'Histoire de Jason (Lyon, Le Roy, 1486-1487, two woodcuts only)
Lefèvre, RaoulL'histoire de Jason Jason conquers the Golden FleeceMedea gives Jason a potion and a prayer to overcome the dragon or the bulls
Further details
Since the photographs are labelled as 'Burgundian' it is possible that the blocks also appeared in the editio princeps of this text, Bruges 1476-1478
ARTIST/CREATOR
Lyon 00065081
DATE
1486 - 1487
LOCATION
n/a
TEXT/BOOK/DOCUMENT (SOURCE OF PHOTO)
Lefèvre, RaoulL'histoire de Jason (GW M17458), Lyon (Le Roy), 1486-1487, fol. a2v
Notes on photograph
COLLECTION
Hamburg stamp (Bibliothek Warburg) (Schlagwort Burgund. Buchillustr. (crossed out), Raoul Lefèvre, Histoire de Jason)
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RELATIONS
complete digital copy of illustrated text (external website)
Bayerische Staatsbibliothek (digitised version)
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