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GODS & MYTHS
Aurora
MythsAurora and Memnon Aurora begs Jupiter to honour the dead Memnon
MythsAurora and Memnon Birds rise from Memnon's funerary pyre
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 115
Notes on photograph
COLLECTION
Wolfenbüttel, Herzog August Bibliothek
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RELATIONS
Virtuelles Kupferstichkabinett
Acknowledgements
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