(photo on external web page)
Iconography
LITERATURE
Ancient
OvidMetamorphoses CyclesLyon 1532Part 3 (Books XI-XV)
MAGIC & SCIENCE
Flora and Fauna
AnimalsPelican
Fabulous animalsMiscellaneous
PORTRAITS
Professions and trades
Authors and philosophers ClassicalPythagorasTeachings
SECULAR ICONOGRAPHY
Virtues and Vices
VicesIndividual Envy (Invidia)Personifications
SOCIAL LIFE
Authors, scholars and philosophers
PhilosophersPhilosopher writing
Further details
The woodcut refers to Pythagoras's teachings on vegetarianism. See Ovid, Met., XV, vv. 103-104.
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. 95r
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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