(photo on external web page)
Iconography
GODS & MYTHS
Argonauts, Jason and Medea
Death of Pelias Medea demonstrates to the daughters of Pelias who to rejuvenate a ram
Death of Pelias The daughters of Pelias kill their father to prepare him for the rejuvenation process
Death of Pelias Medea disappears in her chariot after Pelias did not return to life
LITERATURE
Ancient
OvidMetamorphoses CyclesCologne 1607 (de Passe, partially after Goltzius and de Vos)
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, plate 60
Notes on photograph
COLLECTION
Wolfenbüttel, Herzog August Bibliothek
Acknowledgements
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