(photo on external web page)
Iconography
GODS & MYTHS
Argonauts, Jason and Medea
Departure of the Argonauts
LITERATURE
Ancient
OvidMetamorphoses CyclesLyon 1532Part 2 (Books VI-X)
Vergil Aeneid Heroes and HeroinesAeneas
Further details
The woodcut was originally created to illustrate an edition of the Aeneid, and is re-used here to accompany the episode of the Argonauts setting sail to reach Colchis.
ARTIST/CREATOR
Anonymous
DATE
1532
LOCATION
n/a
TEXT/BOOK/DOCUMENT (SOURCE OF PHOTO)
Ovid (Publius Ovidius Naso)Le Grand Olympe des histoires poëtiques du prince de poësie Ovide Naso en sa métamorphose, Lyon (Romain Morin) (USTC 49832), 1532, fol. 21v
Acknowledgements
Record created with the generous support of the Kress Foundation. Images on external web-page, kindly provided by the Bibliothèque nationale de France, département Réserve des livres rares (RESP-YC-1627) - Gallica, public domain
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