Iconography
GODS & MYTHS
Historia Troiana
The First Destruction of Troy Hesione taken by the Greeks Hesione saved from the sea-monster by Hercules
LITERATURE
Modern
Lefèvre, RaoulLe recoeil des histoires de Troyes CyclesVienna, Österreichische Nationalbibliothek, cpv 2586 (ca. 1475)
Lefèvre, RaoulLe recoeil des histoires de Troyes Livre Icap. 40: After Laomedon's sacrilege a sea-monster appears outside Troy, Hercules kills it
Further details
Hercules killing the Dragon to free the daughters of Laomedon
ARTIST/CREATOR
Master of Jacques d'Armagnac
DATE
circa 1475
LOCATION
Vienna, Österreichische Nationalbibliothek → Cod. 2586, fol. 24r
TEXT/BOOK/DOCUMENT (SOURCE OF PHOTO)
Lefèvre, RaoulLe recueil des histoires de Troyes (Le livre nommé Hercules)
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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