Iconography
GODS & MYTHS
Apollo
Census of Antique Art known to the RenaissanceKnown prototypesGemsNaples, Museo Archeologico (Apollo and Marsyas)
Marsyas
Apollo and Marsyas Apollo with Marsyas bound to a tree
Olympus (musician)
MAGIC & SCIENCE
Flora and Fauna
AnimalsBearMiscellaneous
PORTRAITS
Rulers
Ancient Roman emperors Nero (54-68)
Ancient Roman emperors Claudius (41-54)
Ancient Roman emperors Hadrian (117-138)
ModernHungary Matthias Corvinus (1443-1490, r. 1458-1490)
SECULAR ICONOGRAPHY
Coats-of-Arms
HungaryKing Matthias Corvinus
SOCIAL LIFE
Music
Musical instrumentsStringPluckedLyre
Further details
Made for Matthias Corvinus, King of Hungary
ARTIST/CREATOR
Attavanti, Attavante (born 1452, died 1525)
DATE
circa 1485
LOCATION
Budapest, Országos Széchényi Könyvtár (National Széchényi Library) → Clmae 417 (frontispiece)
TEXT/BOOK/DOCUMENT (SOURCE OF PHOTO)
Philostratus of LemnosHeroicus (frontispiece)
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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