Iconography
GODS & MYTHS
Arachne
Competition with Minerva
Suicide
Niobe and the Niobids
Myths Massacre of the Niobids by Apollo and Diana
Myths Niobe lamenting the death of her children
Latona
Myths Latona turning the Lycian peasants into frogs
Marsyas
Apollo and Marsyas Marsyas's blood turned into a river
Tereus, Procne and Philomela
Procne and Philomela turned into birds
Zetes and Calais
LITERATURE
Ancient
OvidMetamorphoses CyclesRouen 1626 (copies after Merian after Gaultier after Franco)
Further details
ARTIST/CREATOR
Blanchin, Jean (active Paris, first half 17th century) Close copy after an engraving by Gaultier (used in the edition Paris 1606), which in turn copies the illustrations by Giacomo Franco for the Venice 1584 edition (not after Merian's copy after Gaultier)
DATE
1626
LOCATION
n/a
TEXT/BOOK/DOCUMENT (SOURCE OF PHOTO)
Ovid (Publius Ovidius Naso)Les Metamorphoses d'Ovide traduites en prose Fran├žoise, Rouen (Berthelin), 1626
Notes on photograph
BIBLIOGRAPHIC CITATION
Gerlinde Huber-Rebenich, Ikonographisches Repertorium zu den Metamorphosen des Ovid, vol. 1: Sammeldarstellungen, Berlin 2004, no. E17, B64
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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