Iconography
GODS & MYTHS
Hercules
Myths Labours Lernean hydra
Myths Labours Lernean hydraHercules fighting with torch
Myths ExploitsHercules and AchelousAchelous as bull
Myths ExploitsHercules and AntaeusAloneAntaeus lifted off the ground → Antaeus raising his arm or arms
Myths ExploitsHercules takes the world from Atlassee Labours, Apples of the Hesperides
Myths Loves DejaniraHercules fighting with Achelous for Dejanirasee Exploits, Hercules and Achelous
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 9
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