Iconography
ARCHITECTURE
Italy
RomePalazzo BarberiniAppartemento terreno
LITERATURE
Ancient
HomerOdyssey Book XII: Ulysses recounts his adventures (Elpenor, Sirens, Scylla and Charybdis, Cattle of Sol)vv. 181-191: Ulysses (bound to the mast) and his companions (with their ears stuffed) pass the Sirens
Further details
ARTIST/CREATOR
Camassei, Giacinto (active 1648-1683)
DATE
1678
LOCATION
Rome, Palazzo Barberini
Notes on photograph
BIBLIOGRAPHIC CITATION
Jennifer Montagu, 'Exhortatio ad virtutem: a series of paintings in the Barberini palace', Journal of the Warburg and Courtauld Institutes, 34, 1971, pp. 366-72, pl. 63c
Contact
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