(photo on external web page)
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GODS & MYTHS
Historia Troiana
The War of Troy Main episodes The Trojan HorseLaocoön killed by snakesAdaptations → Miscellaneous
Athamas and Ino
Athamas kills his son Learchus
LITERATURE
Ancient
OvidMetamorphoses CyclesParis 1539 (Denys Janot)Vol. 1
OvidMetamorphoses Book IV
Further details
The woodcut appears to be depicting Laocoon attacked by the snakes and not Athamas killing his son.
ARTIST/CREATOR
Anonymous
DATE
1539
LOCATION
n/a
TEXT/BOOK/DOCUMENT (SOURCE OF PHOTO)
Ovid (Publius Ovidius Naso)Le Grand Olympe des hystoires poetiques du prince de poesie Ovide Naso en sa Métamorphose (translator anonymous), vol. 1, Paris (Denys Janot), 1539, fol. 67v
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Acknowledgements
Record created with the generous support of the Kress Foundation. Images on external web-page, kindly provided by the Bayerische Staatsbibliothek.
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