Iconography
LITERATURE
Ancient
Vergil Aeneid CyclesManuscriptsVatican City, Biblioteca Apostolica Vaticana, Vat. lat. 3225 (Vergilius Vaticanus)
Vergil Georgics CyclesVergilius Vaticanus (ca. 400)
Vergil GeorgicsBook III
MAGIC & SCIENCE
Flora and Fauna
AnimalsCow
Further details
for Georg. 3:21-34: Bulls fighting, the defeated bull exercising to be prepared for the next battle
ARTIST/CREATOR
Late Roman
DATE
circa 400
LOCATION
Vatican City, Biblioteca Apostolica Vaticana → Vat. lat. 3225, fol. 4v (pict. 4 (sometimes erroneously counted as 5v))
Notes on photograph
BIBLIOGRAPHIC CITATION
David H. Wright, The Vatican Vergil, Berkeley etc. 1993, pp. 10-11
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RELATIONS
Biblioteca Apostolica Vaticana (digitised version)
Contact
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