Iconography
GODS & MYTHS
Mercury
MythsMercury warning Mars and Venus
Mars
With Venus With Amor In landscape or clouds
With Venus Warned by Mercury
LITERATURE
Ancient
HomerOdyssey Book V: Ulysses leaves Calypso, is shipwrecked and washed ashore the islands of the Phaeaciansvv. 43-149: Mercury is sent to Ortygia and commands Calypso to release Ulysses
Further details
also interpreted as Mars and Venus
ARTIST/CREATOR
Lairesse, Gérard de (1640-1711)
DATE
circa 1680
LOCATION
Amsterdam, Rijksmuseum (inv. SK-A-212)
Notes on photograph
COLLECTION
Photo: Rijksbureau voor Kunsthistorische Documentatie
DESCRIPTION
L.no. 33061
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RELATIONS
Rijksbureau voor kunsthistorische documentatie
Rijksmuseum
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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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