Iconography
GODS & MYTHS
Orpheus
Myths Death of Orpheus Orpheus killed by BacchantesAdaptations
Adonis
Census of Antique Art known in the RenaissanceKnown prototypesMantua, Palazzo Ducale
Marsyas
Census of Antique Art known to the RenaissanceKnown PrototypesHever Castle (sarcophagus)
Orestes
Census of Antique Art Known to the RenaissanceKnown PrototypesRome, Palazzo Giustiniani
Further details
The running woman comes from the Mantuan Adonis sarcophagus, the man from the Palazzo Giustiniani Orestes sarcophagus, the croaching man from a Marsyas sarcophagus formerly in Hever Castle (http://census.bbaw.de/easydb/censusID=157837)
ARTIST/CREATOR
Pisanello (1395-1455)
DATE
1425 - 1450
LOCATION
Paris, Musée du Louvre, Département des Arts graphiques (inv. 2397 v)
TEXT/BOOK/DOCUMENT (SOURCE OF PHOTO)
PisanelloValardi Album, fol. 199
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RELATIONS
Census database (woman)
Census database (standing man)
Louvre
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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