Iconography
GODS & MYTHS
Hercules
Single figure Standing With club and lion skinHercules leaning on club
Myths Labours Lernean hydraHercules with the defeated Hydra
Myths Labours Cattle of GeryonHercules fights with Geryon (with multiple body-parts)
PORTRAITS
Rulers
ModernFrance Louis XIV (1638-1715, r. 1643-1715)
Further details
inscription: Mvndo sic otia fecit
ARTIST/CREATOR
Soldani, Massimiliano (Massimiliano Soldani-Benzi) (1656-1740)
DATE
1682
LOCATION
Cambridge, Fitzwilliam Museum (inv. Cm 20-1972)
Notes on photograph
BIBLIOGRAPHIC CITATION
Novelle literario, I, Firenze, 1740, col. 175; exh.cat. The twilight of the Medici, Detroit 1974, no. 87; Fitzwilliam Museum Annual Report 1972, p. 20
Acknowledgements
Record created with the generous support of the Dean's Development Fund of the School of Advanced Study, University of London
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