Iconography
ARCHITECTURE
Italy
FlorencePalazzo VecchioSala di Cerere
GODS & MYTHS
Arethusa
Heads, busts, single figure
Ceres
Various activitiesDriving a dragon-pulled chariot
Ascalaphus
Triptolemus
Single figure
Electra (wet-nurse of Proserpina)
Further details
in the corners Arethusa (top left), Ascalapus (top right), Triptolemus (bottom right) and Elelettra (bottom left) wet-nurse of Proserpina), cf. Vasari, Ragionamenti, ed. Milanesi, Florence 1906, 8, 56
ARTIST/CREATOR
Vasari, Giorgio (1511-1574) and Gherardi, Christofano (1508-1556)
DATE
circa 1555
LOCATION
Florence, Palazzo Vecchio, Sala di Cerere
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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