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LITERATURE
Ancient
→ Homer → Odyssey → Book X: Ulysses recounts his adventures (Aeolus, Laestrygonians, Circe) → vv. 275-308 (also Ovid, Metamorphoses, XIV, 290-292): Mercury gives Ulysses the herb Moly
Apollonio di Giovanni, No. 1
mid 15th century
Apollonio di Giovanni, No. 1
mid 15th century
Munich,
Bayerische Staatsbibliothek
Cgm 3974, fol. 112r
mid 15th century
Primaticcio, No. 19
mid 16th century-2nd half 16th century
Bocchi, p. 280
1555
Van der Straet
1570
Carracci
1595-1597
Carracci (advert from Burlington Magazine, March 1976)
circa 1599
Carracci
circa 1599
Van Thulden, No. 19
1633
Kent
1723-1727
Preller, No. 3b
1868