Iconography
GODS & MYTHS
Saturn
MythsSaturn and his children Devouring the stone instead of Jupiter
LITERATURE
Modern
Gregory of NazianzusHomilies
Further details
Gregory uses the relationships between Saturn, his father and his children to cast doubts onto the moral value of pagan religion
ARTIST/CREATOR
Byzantine
DATE
11th century
LOCATION
Mount Athos, Panteleimonos (Rossikon) → 6, fol. 162v
TEXT/BOOK/DOCUMENT (SOURCE OF PHOTO)
Gregory of NazianzusHomilies
Notes on photograph
BIBLIOGRAPHIC CITATION
Raymond Klibansky, Erwin Panofsky and Fritz Saxl, Saturn and melancholy, London 1964, fig. 14
Acknowledgements
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