Iconography
LITERATURE
Ancient
OvidMetamorphoses CyclesVatican City, Biblioteca Apostolica Vaticana, Vat. lat. 2782
MAGIC & SCIENCE
Flora and Fauna
AnimalsBoar
Further details
Above the image we read: Eumenides (the Furies). This refers to the first word in the following page, where Ovid recounts how the Furies were present at the wedding of Procne and Tereus.
ARTIST/CREATOR
Italian
DATE
1473
LOCATION
Rome, Biblioteca Apostolica Vaticana → Vat. lat. 2782, fol. 85v
TEXT/BOOK/DOCUMENT (SOURCE OF PHOTO)
Ovid (Publius Ovidius Naso)Metamorphoses
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RELATIONS
BAV Digitised manuscript
BAV Detailed record
Acknowledgements
Record created with the generous support of the Kress foundation.
Contact
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