Iconography
LITERATURE
Ancient
StatiusThebaid CyclesLondon, British Library, Burney MS 257 (Paris, first quarter 15th century)
StatiusThebaid Book VII: The Argives leave Nemea and approach Thebes, first battlesvv. 564-598: Aconteus kills the sacred tigresses of Bacchus that had ravaged the Argives
MAGIC & SCIENCE
Flora and Fauna
AnimalsTiger
Further details
ARTIST/CREATOR
Paris
DATE
1st quarter 15th century possibly c1405
LOCATION
London, British Library → Burney 257, fol. 116v
TEXT/BOOK/DOCUMENT (SOURCE OF PHOTO)
Statius (Publius Papinius Statius)Thebaid
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