(photo on external web page)
Iconography
HISTORY
Ancient
Semiramis Semiramis going to war
Ninus With Semiramis
LITERATURE
Modern
Boccaccio, GiovanniDe claris mulieribus CyclesParis, Bibliothèque nationale de France, fr. 598
Boccaccio, GiovanniDe claris mulieribus cap. 2: Semiramis, Queen of the Assyrians
SOCIAL LIFE
Kingship
Queens
Further details
ARTIST/CREATOR
Paris
DATE
early 15th century
LOCATION
Paris, Bibliothèque nationale de France → fr. 598, fol. 8r
TEXT/BOOK/DOCUMENT (SOURCE OF PHOTO)
Boccaccio, GiovanniDes cleres et nobles femmes
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RELATIONS
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Acknowledgements
Record created with the generous support of the Kress Foundation. Images on external web-page, kindly provided by the Bibliothèque nationale de France - Gallica.
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