Iconography
GODS & MYTHS
Cydippe
Cydippe holds the apple given to her by Acontius
LITERATURE
Ancient
OvidHeroides and Double Heroides XXI. Cydippe to Acontius
Further details
The companion piece of this painting shows a Medea in the Metropolitan Museum (inv. 1972.261)
ARTIST/CREATOR
Bor, Paulus (1601-1669)
DATE
1645 - 1655
LOCATION
Amsterdam, Rijksmuseum (inv. SK-A-4666)
Notes on photograph
BIBLIOGRAPHIC CITATION
H. E. C. Mazur-Contamine, Twee 'tovenaressen' van Paulus Bor , Bulletin van het Rijksmuseum 29 (19881), pp. 3-8
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RELATIONS
Rijksmuseum
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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