(photo on external web page)
Iconography
GODS & MYTHS
Io
Io, Argus and Mercury Io transformed into a cow, Jupiter presenting her to Juno
Io, Argus and Mercury Io transformed into a cow, her father Inachus lamenting
Io, Argus and Mercury Io transformed into a cow, Juno ordering Argus to guard her
Io, Argus and Mercury Mercury lulling Argus to sleep
LITERATURE
Ancient
OvidMetamorphoses CyclesMainz 1545
Further details
ARTIST/CREATOR
Mainz
DATE
1545
LOCATION
n/a
TEXT/BOOK/DOCUMENT (SOURCE OF PHOTO)
Ovid (Publius Ovidius Naso)P. Ouidij Nasonis deß aller sinnreichsten Poeten Metamorphosis, Mainz (Schöffer), 1545 (VD16 O 1663), fol. 9r (labelled 7r)
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RELATIONS
complete digital copy of illustrated text (external website)
VD16
Acknowledgements
Images on external web-page, used with kind permission of the Bayerische Staatsbibliothek München
Contact
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