Iconography
ARCHITECTURE
France
FontainebleauChâteauGalerie d'Ulysse (destroyed)Compartment 14
LITERATURE
Ancient
HomerOdyssey Cycles16th century (Middle) - Fontainebleau, Galerie d'Ulysse (Primaticcio and Niccolò dell'Abate)Copies by Theodor van Thulden
HomerOdyssey Book V: Ulysses leaves Calypso, is shipwrecked and washed ashore the islands of the Phaeaciansvv. 1-42: Minerva persuades Jupiter to permit the return of Ulysses
HomerOdyssey Book V: Ulysses leaves Calypso, is shipwrecked and washed ashore the islands of the Phaeaciansvv. 43-149: Mercury is sent to Ortygia and commands Calypso to release Ulysses
HomerOdyssey Book V: Ulysses leaves Calypso, is shipwrecked and washed ashore the islands of the Phaeaciansvv. 243-261: With Calypso's help Ulysses builds a raft
SOCIAL LIFE
Ships
Ship building
Further details
ARTIST/CREATOR
Thulden, Theodor van (1606-1669) after Primaticcio, Francesco (1504-1570)
DATE
1633
LOCATION
n/a
TEXT/BOOK/DOCUMENT (SOURCE OF PHOTO)
Thulden, Theodor vanLes Travaux d'Ulysse desseignez par le Sieur de Sainct Martin, de la façon qu'ils se voyent dans la maison Royalle de Fontaine-bleau (2nd edition), Paris (L'Anglois), 1640, 28
Notes on photograph
BIBLIOGRAPHIC CITATION
Hollstein's Dutch and Flemish Etchings, Engravings and Woodcuts, ca. 1450-1700, vol. 30, Amsterdam 1986, p. 117, H. 66
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RELATIONS
British Museum
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