Iconography
GODS & MYTHS
Orpheus
Myths Death of Orpheus Orpheus killed by BacchantesBacchantes stoning Orpheus
Midas
Midas, Silenus and Bacchus The food Midas touches turns to gold
Midas, Silenus and Bacchus Midas bathes himself in the river Pactolus
Midas, Silenus and Bacchus Midas asks Bacchus for a remedy
LITERATURE
Ancient
OvidMetamorphoses CyclesHolkham, Holkham Hall, MS 324
OvidMetamorphoses Book XI
Further details
ARTIST/CREATOR
Flemish
DATE
15th century
LOCATION
Holkham, Holkham Hall → 324, fol. 109v
TEXT/BOOK/DOCUMENT (SOURCE OF PHOTO)
Ovid (Publius Ovidius Naso)Metamorphoses
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