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GODS & MYTHS
Hercules
Myths ExploitsHercules and Hesione
Orpheus
Myths Death of Orpheus Orpheus killed by BacchantesBacchantes spearing Orpheus
Myths Death of Orpheus Bacchus transforming the Bacchantes into trees
Midas
Judgement of Midas Apollo, Pan and Midas only Midas with ass's ears
Midas, Silenus and Bacchus Silenus brought to Midas
Midas, Silenus and Bacchus Midas brings Silenus to Bacchus
Midas, Silenus and Bacchus The food Midas touches turns to gold
Midas, Silenus and Bacchus Midas bathes himself in the river Pactolus
Peleus
Myths Peleus' cattle attacked by a wolf
Myths Peleus and Thetis MythsThetis transforming herself
Alcyone and Ceyx
Alcyone asks Juno for a safe return of her husband
Ceyx enters the ship
Historia Troiana
The First Destruction of Troy The building of the first Troy With the help of Neptune and Apollo or Hercules
Hesperia and Aesacus
Chione
Chione's grieving father Daedalion leaps to his death and is turned into a hawk by Apollo
LITERATURE
Ancient
OvidMetamorphoses CyclesVenice 1584 (Franco)
Further details
ARTIST/CREATOR
Franco, Giacomo (1550-1620)
DATE
1584
LOCATION
London, Warburg Institute
TEXT/BOOK/DOCUMENT (SOURCE OF PHOTO)
Ovid (Publius Ovidius Naso)Le Metamorfosi, tr. A. dell' Anguillara, Venice, 1584, plate 11
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