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GODS & MYTHS
Hercules
Myths Labours CerberusHercules attacking the monster of Hades to liberate Proserpina, Theseus and Peirithoos (Christine de Pizan)
LITERATURE
Modern
Pizan, Christine deEpistre Othéa cap. 27 (Hercules rescues his friends from Hades)
Pizan, Christine deEpistre Othéa CyclesParis, Pigouchet, 1500-1501
Further details
paralleled with the Harrowing of Hell
ARTIST/CREATOR
Paris
DATE
1500 - 1501
LOCATION
n/a
TEXT/BOOK/DOCUMENT (SOURCE OF PHOTO)
Pizan, Christine deLes cent histoires de Troye. L'epistre de Othea, Paris (Pigouchet), 1500 or 1501, fol. b8r
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RELATIONS
Library of Congress (digitised version)
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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