Iconography
GODS & MYTHS
Hercules
Cycles Labours and other scenes Enamels from Limoges (1540 and later)
Myths Infancy and childhood Infant Hercules strangling serpentsWith other figures (often including his brother)With his parents or nurses
Myths Labours Lernean hydraHercules fighting with club
Myths ExploitsHercules and CacusHercules killing Cacus with a club, with the theft of the cattle in the background
Myths ExploitsHercules fighting centaursMiscellaneous
Further details
ARTIST/CREATOR
Pénicaud, Jean, II (c1515-c1588)
DATE
circa 1540
LOCATION
London, British Museum (Dept. of Prehistory and Europe) (inv. 1913,1220.19)
Find out more
RELATIONS
British Museum
Rights and permissions
For a larger reproduction and/or permission to reproduce please contact the copyright owner. A larger reproduction can also be consulted in the Warburg Institute Photographic Collection.
Acknowledgements
Record created with the generous support of the Dean's Development Fund of the School of Advanced Study, University of London
Contact
For comments or queries, please contact photographic.collect@sas.ac.uk