(photo on external web page)
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GODS & MYTHS
Historia Troiana
The War of Troy Main episodes The sack of TroySacrifice of PolyxenaNeoptolemus sacrificing Polyxena at Achilles's tomb → Hecuba (or other mourners) present
The War of Troy Main episodes The sack of TroySacrifice of PolyxenaHecuba mourning Polyxena
The War of Troy Main episodes The sack of TroySacrifice of PolyxenaHecuba finds the body of Polydorus while washing Polyxena's body
The War of Troy Main episodes The sack of TroyHecuba blinding Polymestor
LITERATURE
Ancient
OvidMetamorphoses CyclesVenice 1497
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ARTIST/CREATOR
Venetian
DATE
1497
LOCATION
Munich, Bayerische Staatsbibliothek
TEXT/BOOK/DOCUMENT (SOURCE OF PHOTO)
Ovid (Publius Ovidius Naso)Ovidio metamorphoseos vulgare (translated by Giovanni Bonsignore, GW M28952), Venice (Rubeus for Giunta), 1497, fol. 110v
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RELATIONS
complete digital copy of illustrated text (external website)
Opac Plus Bayerische Staatsbibliothek
Acknowledgements
Record created with the generous support of the Kress Foundation
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