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LITERATURE
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OvidMetamorphoses CyclesSalzburg 1705 (after Crispijn de Passe)
HomerOdyssey Book IX: Ulysses recounts his adventures (Cicones, Lotophages, Polyphemus)vv. 287-294 (also Ovid, Metamorphoses, XIV, 205-212): Polyphemus devours two comrades of Ulysses
HomerOdyssey Book X: Ulysses recounts his adventures (Aeolus, Laestrygonians, Circe)vv. 237-243 (also Ovid, Metamorphoses, XIV, 278-286): Circe touches Ulysses's companions with her rod, turning them into pigs
SOCIAL LIFE
Eating and drinking
CannibalismMiscellaneous
Further details
ARTIST/CREATOR
Passe, Crispijn van de, the Elder (c1565-1637) (after)
DATE
1705
LOCATION
London, Warburg Institute
TEXT/BOOK/DOCUMENT (SOURCE OF PHOTO)
Ovid (Publius Ovidius Naso)Ovidii Nasonis Metamorphoses, oder Wunder-würdige Gestalts-Veränderungen der Menschen, Thier und anderer Creaturen, Salzburg, 1705, plate 103
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