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LITERATURE
Ancient
HomerIliad CyclesMilan, Biblioteca Ambrosiana, Cod. F 205 Inf. (Ambrosian Iliad)19th-century engravings
HomerIliad Book XVII: Battle over Patroclus's bodyvv. 61-69: Menelaus strips the dead Euphorbus of his armour
HomerIliad Book XVII: Battle over Patroclus's bodyvv. 70-89: Apollo admonishes Hector to attack Menelaus
Further details
At the right Menelaus with the dead Euphorbus, at the left Apollo and Hector. After the Ilias Ambrosiana, Constantinople or Alexandria late 5th - early 6th century
ARTIST/CREATOR
Milanese after Byzantine
DATE
1819
LOCATION
London, Warburg Institute
TEXT/BOOK/DOCUMENT (SOURCE OF PHOTO)
Mai, AngeloIliadis fragmenta antiquissima cum picturis, Mediolani, 1819, plate 51
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