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GODS & MYTHS
Historia Troiana
The War of Troy Main episodes The sack of TroySacrifice of PolyxenaThe ghost of Achilles demands that Polyxena be sacrificed
The War of Troy Main episodes The sack of TroySacrifice of PolyxenaNeoptolemus sacrificing Polyxena at Achilles's tomb → Alone
LITERATURE
Ancient
OvidMetamorphoses CyclesParis 1539 (Denys Janot)Vol. 3
OvidMetamorphoses Book XIII
Further details
The same woodcut is found in vol. 3, ff. 60v, 74v.
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 M├ętamorphose (translator anonymous), vol. 3, Paris (Denys Janot), 1539, fol. 73v
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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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