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LITERATURE
Ancient
→ Homer → Odyssey → Book XVII: Ulysses, disguised as a beggar, returns to his palace → vv. 291-327: Ulysses is recognised by his dog Argos who dies for joy
Asia Minor
1st half 1st century BC
Ancient Roman
2nd century
Apollonio di Giovanni
circa 1435 -1445
Apollonio di Giovanni, No. 2
mid 15th century
Florentine
4th quarter 15th century
Odyssea. Das seind die aller zierlichsten und lustigsten vier und zwaintzig b├╝cher ... Homeri (VD16 H 4708), fol. 70v
1537
Van Thulden, No. 34
1633
Gronovius, plate 3
1698
Flaxman
circa 1793
John Flaxman's Umrisse zu Homer's Ilias und Odyssee, gestochen von E. Riepenhausen, plate 21
circa 1793
Gott
1st half 19th century-mid 19th century
Daumier, No. 7
1842