Iconography
GODS & MYTHS
Sea deities and animals
Tritons Blowing a conch shell
LITERATURE
Ancient
Vergil Aeneid Book VI: Aeneas in the underworldvv. 171-174: Misenus challenging Triton to a musical competition
SECULAR ICONOGRAPHY
Emblems
Cycles (Emblem Books)Maccio, Emblemata cum priuilegijs, 1628
Emblems, imprese and devices - catalogue
Gods and MythsMisenusChallenging a Triton
Further details
Emblem 5: 'Deos non irritandos' (Aen. VI, 171-174)
ARTIST/CREATOR
Coriolano, Bartolomeo (c1599-c1676)
DATE
1628
LOCATION
New York, Metropolitan Museum of Art
TEXT/BOOK/DOCUMENT (SOURCE OF PHOTO)
Maccio, PaoloEmblemata cum priuilegijs, Bologna, 1628, p. 25
Notes on photograph
COLLECTION
Bartsch (XIX.64.82)
BIBLIOGRAPHIC CITATION
Mario Praz, Studies in Seventeenth-Century Imagery, 2nd edn, Rome 1964, p. 409
Find out more
RELATIONS
library-record of illustrated text
complete digital copy of illustrated text in the Warburg Institute Library
Rights and permissions
This material is licensed under a Creative Commons Attribution-Non Commercial 3.0 Unported License
Acknowledgements
Record created with the generous support of the Dean's Development Fund of the School of Advanced Study, University of London
Contact
For comments or queries, please contact photographic.collect@sas.ac.uk