Iconography
GODS & MYTHS
Hercules
Single figure Standing With club and lion skinHercules leaning on club
Cycles Labours and other scenes Miscellaneous
Myths Labours Nemean lionHercules strangling the lion
Myths Labours Lernean hydraHercules fighting with club
Myths Labours Erymanthian boarHercules kills the boar
Myths Labours Stymphalian birds
Myths Labours Mares of Diomedes
Myths Labours Cattle of GeryonHercules fights with Geryon (with multiple body-parts)
Myths Labours Apples of the HesperidesHercules killing the dragon
Myths Labours CerberusHercules pulling a defeated Cerberus behind himHercules and Cerberus alone
Myths Death and apotheosis Hercules on the pyre
SECULAR ICONOGRAPHY
Allegories and personifications A-Z
Virtue (Virtus)
Further details
Emblem 138
ARTIST/CREATOR
Anonymous
DATE
1621
LOCATION
Unknown location
TEXT/BOOK/DOCUMENT (SOURCE OF PHOTO)
Alciati, AndreaEmblemata : cum commentariis Claudii Minois ... Francisci Sanctii ... & notis Laurentii Pignorii ... opera et vigiliis Ioannis Thuilii, Padua, 1621
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RELATIONS
library-record of illustrated text
Alciato's Book of Emblem - The Memorial Web Edition
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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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