(photo on external web page)
Iconography
GODS & MYTHS
Proserpina
Myths Pluto and Proserpina Ceres searching for ProserpinaCyane gives Ceres Proserpina's girdle
Myths Pluto and Proserpina Proserpina released from HadesCeres asking Jupiter for Proserpina's release
Ceres
Various activitiesDriving a dragon-pulled chariot
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. 54r
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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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