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GODS & MYTHS
Hercules
Myths Death and apotheosis Hercules and the poisoned shirt of Nessus
Meleager
Myths Death of Meleager Meleager dying, with Althaea putting the log into the fire
LITERATURE
Modern
Boccaccio, GiovanniDe casibus virorum illustrium CyclesParis, Bibliothèque nationale de France, MS fr. 229
Boccaccio, GiovanniDe casibus virorum illustrium Book IHercules
Boccaccio, GiovanniDe casibus virorum illustrium Book IAlthaea and Meleager
Further details
ARTIST/CREATOR
French
DATE
1435 - 1440
LOCATION
Paris, Bibliothèque nationale de France → fr. 229, fol. 22v
TEXT/BOOK/DOCUMENT (SOURCE OF PHOTO)
Boccaccio, GiovanniDe cas des nobles hommes et femmes (Laurent de Premierfait translation)
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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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