Iconography
GODS & MYTHS
Historia Troiana
The War of Troy Main episodes Death of HectorMourning of Hector Miscellaneous
The War of Troy Main episodes Death of HectorMourning of Hector Hecuba and Andromache mourning
The War of Troy Main episodes Death of HectorHector's corpse on the pyre
Achilles
Achilles on Scyros, among the daughters of Lycomedes Entrusted to Lycomedes by Thetis
Achilles hunting bears and lions
LITERATURE
Ancient
Vergil Aeneid Book XI: Mourning and new war, Camilla fights for Turnus and is killedvv. 148-181: Evander laments when the body of Pallas is brought to Pallantium
Vergil Aeneid Book X: Aeneas and Pallas, son of Evander, come to support the Trojans in the camp, Pallas is killed by Turnusvv. 478-479: Turnus kills Pallas with a spear
Modern
Petrarca, FrancescoDe remediis utriusque fortunae CyclesPetrarch Master, Augsburg, probably around 1520 (printed only later)
Petrarca, FrancescoDe remediis utriusque fortunae Happy fortunecap. 73: Courageous Son
Further details
cf. Gesta Romanorum ii, cap. 156; it is not sure, which episode is shown where - possibly rather the funeral procession of Pallas than his death is depicted
ARTIST/CREATOR
Petrarch Master (active early 16th century)
DATE
circa 1520
LOCATION
n/a
TEXT/BOOK/DOCUMENT (SOURCE OF PHOTO)
Petrarca, FrancescoTrostspiegel in Glück und Unglück, Frankfurt (Bringer), 1620, p. 114 (i, cap. 73, Von Stärke und Grossmütigkeit des Sohnes)
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RELATIONS
complete digital copy of illustrated text (external website)
Acknowledgements
Record created with the generous support of the Dean's Development Fund of the School of Advanced Study, University of London
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