Iconography
GODS & MYTHS
Hercules
AllegoriesChoice of Hercules Hercules, Virtue and Vice onlyHercules awake
Cycles Labours and other scenes Woensam von Worms, woodcut (1526)
Myths Labours Arcadian stag
Myths Labours Apples of the HesperidesHercules and AtlasHercules and Atlas (without handing-over of apples)
Myths Labours CerberusHercules pulling a defeated Cerberus behind himHercules and Cerberus alone
Myths Death and apotheosis Hercules on the pyre
Further details
ARTIST/CREATOR
Woensam, Anton (von Worms) (born 1492 or 1500, died 1541)
DATE
1526
LOCATION
n/a
TEXT/BOOK/DOCUMENT (SOURCE OF PHOTO)
HerodotusHerodoti Halicarnassei historiographi libri VIIII, Cologne, 1526
Notes on photograph
BIBLIOGRAPHIC CITATION
Erwin Panofsky, Hercules am Scheidewege und andere antike Bildstoffe in der neueren Kunst, Berlin 1930, fig. 43
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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