Iconography
LITERATURE
Ancient
StatiusThebaid CyclesLondon, British Library, Burney MS 257 (Paris, first quarter 15th century)
StatiusThebaid Book I: Oedipus curses Eteocles and Polynices, Polynices and Tydeus meet Adrastus in Argosvv. 17-31: Statius dedicates his poem to Domitian
PORTRAITS
Rulers
Ancient Roman emperors Domitian (81-96)
Professions and trades
Authors and philosophers ClassicalStatius
SOCIAL LIFE
Authors, scholars and philosophers
Author or scribe presenting book
Further details
ARTIST/CREATOR
Paris
DATE
1st quarter 15th century possibly c1405
LOCATION
London, British Library → Burney 257, fol. 4v
TEXT/BOOK/DOCUMENT (SOURCE OF PHOTO)
Statius (Publius Papinius Statius)Thebaid
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