Iconography
GODS & MYTHS
Hercules
Cycles Labours and other scenes Marten van Heemskerck (Paintings, dispersed, 1550-1560)
Myths Labours Lernean hydraHercules fighting with club
LITERATURE
Worthies
Heemskerck: images of classical gods, Samson and Hercules
Further details
to the same series belong four scenes from the life of Samson and depictions of Saturn, Jupiter, Neptune and Pluto
ARTIST/CREATOR
Heemskerck, Marten van (1498-1574)
DATE
1550 - 1560
LOCATION
Chicago, Collection Chester D. Tripp (formerly collection Lord Kinnaird, auctioned at Christie's 26 June, 1946, lot 36)
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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