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LITERATURE
Ancient
→ Homer → Iliad → Book XV: Apollo and Hector defeat the Greeks who defend themselves from the ships → vv. 726-746: Ajax attacking the Trojans from the top of a ship
Graeco-Roman
2nd century BC-2nd century
Ancient Roman
1st century BC
John Flaxman's Umrisse zu Homer's Ilias und Odyssee, gestochen von E. Riepenhausen, plate 20
circa 1793