Iconography
GODS & MYTHS
Vertumnus and Pomona
Vertumnus in the guise of an old woman, Pomona clothed
Cybele
MythsChanging the ships of Aeneas into water nymphs
Glaucus (marine deity)
Glaucus and Scylla
Iphis of Cyprus
Scylla (daughter of Phorcys)
After her transformation into a monster
During her transformation into a monster
Picus
Apulian shepherd
Cercopians
Canens
LITERATURE
Ancient
OvidMetamorphoses CyclesRouen 1626 (copies after Merian after Gaultier after Franco)
OvidMetamorphoses Book XIV
Vergil Aeneid Book VI: Aeneas in the underworldvv. 679-702: Encounter of Aeneas and Anchises
HomerOdyssey Book IX: Ulysses recounts his adventures (Cicones, Lotophages, Polyphemus)vv. 371-394: Ulysses and his comrades blind Polyphemus
Further details
ARTIST/CREATOR
Blanchin, Jean (active Paris, first half 17th century) 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, B146
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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