Iconography
GODS & MYTHS
Hercules
Cycles Labours and other scenes Enamels from Limoges (1540 and later)
Myths Labours Lernean hydraHercules fighting with club
Myths Labours CerberusHercules attacking Cerberus but not yet pulling him
Myths ExploitsHercules and AntaeusAloneAntaeus lifted off the ground → Antaeus grabbing Hercules's hair
Myths ExploitsHercules and CacusHercules killing Cacus not with a club
Further details
The two figures watching Hercules and Antaeus derive from Michelangelo's Drunkness of Noah, Sistine Chapel
ARTIST/CREATOR
Reymond, Pierre (born c1513, died after 1584) (attributed)
DATE
3rd quarter 16th century
LOCATION
New York, Sotheby's (26 November 1976)
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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