(photo on external web page)
Iconography
GODS & MYTHS
Venus
With Amor Alone Handling bow and arrowsVenus and Amor holding an arrow
Mercury
Single figure StandingPost-classical
LITERATURE
Ancient
OvidMetamorphoses CyclesCologne 1607 (de Passe, partially after Goltzius and de Vos)
PORTRAITS
Professions and trades
Authors and philosophers ClassicalOvid
Further details
ARTIST/CREATOR
Passe, Crispijn van de, the Elder (c1565-1637)
DATE
1602 - 1604
LOCATION
n/a
TEXT/BOOK/DOCUMENT (SOURCE OF PHOTO)
Ovid (Publius Ovidius Naso)P. Ovid. Nasonis XV. Metamorphoseon librorum figurae elegantissime a Crispiano Passaeo laminis aeneis incisae (VD17 23:263857Y), Coloniae (Passaeus); Arnhemiae (Janssonius), 1607 (title-page)
Notes on photograph
COLLECTION
Wolfenbüttel, Herzog August Bibliothek
Acknowledgements
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Contact
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