Iconography
GODS & MYTHS
Hercules
Myths Labours Apples of the HesperidesHercules and AtlasHercules holding the globe (alone)
RELIGIOUS ICONOGRAPHY
Old Testament
Judges Samson (Jud. 13-16) Samson's slavery and death (Jud. 16:21-31)Samson destroying the house and killing the Philistines (Jud. 16:29-30)
Further details
unclear if Hercules supporting the sky or Samson breaking down the pillar
ARTIST/CREATOR
Southern German
DATE
2nd quarter 16th century
LOCATION
London, Sotheby's (23 March 1971)
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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