(photo on external web page)
Iconography
GODS & MYTHS
Alcyone and Ceyx
Morpheus appears to Alcyone in the form of Ceyx
Ceyx and Alcyone are turned into kingfishers
Ceyx's body is washed ashore
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. 115v
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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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