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GODS & MYTHS
Hercules
AllegoriesMiscellaneous
Myths Labours Apples of the HesperidesHercules killing the dragon
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Further details
Detail from the reverse of the Arch of the Mint: Spain picking the apples of the Hesperides as a symbol of the wealth of the New World
ARTIST/CREATOR
Thulden, Theodor van (1606-1669) after Rubens, Peter Paul (1577-1640)
DATE
1641
LOCATION
n/a
TEXT/BOOK/DOCUMENT (SOURCE OF PHOTO)
Gevaerts, Jan-GaspardPompa introitus ... Ferdinandi, Antwerp, 1641, p. 155
Notes on photograph
BIBLIOGRAPHIC CITATION
Elizabeth McGrath, 'Rubens's Arch of the Mint', Journal of the Warburg and Courtauld Institutes XXXVII (1974), pp. 191-217
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