(photo on external web page)
Iconography
GODS & MYTHS
Scylla (daughter of Nisus)
Scylla cuts off a lock from her father's hair that makes him invincible
Scylla offers the lock to Minos, but he rejects it and turns Scylla away
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. 79v (labelled as 69v)
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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
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