Iconography
GODS & MYTHS
Hercules
Cycles Twelve Labours Rome, Orti Farnesiani, Sarcophagus, lost (or several sarcophagi)
Myths Labours Nemean lionHercules strangling the lion
Myths Labours Cretan bull
Myths ExploitsHercules erecting the Pillars of Hercules
Census of Antique Art known to the RenaissanceUnknown or lost prototypesHercules Sarcophagus (fomerly Rome, Orti Farnesiani, Torre Cartularia)
Further details
ARTIST/CREATOR
Aspertini, Amico (c1474-1552)
DATE
1531 - 1535
LOCATION
London, British Museum (Dept. of Prints and Drawings) → 197-b-1, fol. 20v-21r
TEXT/BOOK/DOCUMENT (SOURCE OF PHOTO)
Aspertini, AmicoSketchbook I
Notes on photograph
BIBLIOGRAPHIC CITATION
Phyllis Bober, Drawings after the Antique by Amico Aspertini, London 1957, p. 64
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RELATIONS
Census database
British Museum
Acknowledgements
Record created with the generous support of the Dean's Development Fund of the School of Advanced Study, University of London
Contact
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