(photo on external web page)
Iconography
GODS & MYTHS
Argonauts, Jason and Medea
Jason forces the fire-breathing oxen to plough the field
The soldiers born from the dragon's teeth fight each other
The taking of the golden fleece
Jason makes the dragon sleep
The Argo with her crew at sea
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. 68v
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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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