Iconography
ARCHITECTURE
Italy
MantuaPalazzo DucaleSala di Troia
GODS & MYTHS
Historia Troiana
Cycles Mantua, Palazzo Ducale, Sala di Troia
Vulcan
The forge of Vulcan With Thetis Thetis receiving the weapons for Achilles
With other figuresThetis
Thetis
With other figures Vulcan
Thetis in the Historia Troiana Thetis receiving armour from Vulcan for Achilles
Further details
Thetis asks Vulcan for new armour for her son, Achilles
ARTIST/CREATOR
Giulio Romano (Giulio Pippi) (c1499-1546) (workshop)
DATE
1538 - 1539
LOCATION
Mantua, Palazzo Ducale, Sala di Troia
Notes on photograph
COLLECTION
Heinrich Bodmer Bequest
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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