Iconography
GODS & MYTHS
Argonauts, Jason and Medea
Medea kills her children Alone
Census of ancient art known to the RenaissanceKnown prototypesAncona, Museo Nazionale Archeologico (Medea Sarcophagus, formerly Rome, Stamperia Reale)
Medea escaping in a dragon-pulled chariot from Jason's revenge
Creusa, having put on Medea's poisoned robe, bursts into flames
Medea sends her children to hand over a poisoned robe to Creusa, Jason's new wife
Further details
ARTIST/CREATOR
Anonymus Coburgensis (active 1550-1555)
DATE
1550 - 1555
LOCATION
Coburg, Veste Coburg (Kupferstichkabinett) → HZ II, plate 42
TEXT/BOOK/DOCUMENT (SOURCE OF PHOTO)
Codex Coburgensis
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RELATIONS
Census database
Acknowledgements
Record created with the generous support of the Dean's Development Fund of the School of Advanced Study, University of London
Contact
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