Iconography
GODS & MYTHS
Historia Troiana
The War of Troy Main episodes The sack of TroyTrojan women taken prisonerHelen → Recovered by Menelaus
LITERATURE
Modern
Pizan, Christine deEpistre Othéa CyclesParis, Pigouchet, 1500-1501
Pizan, Christine deEpistre Othéa cap. 43 (Greeks demand Helen back from Troy)
Further details
The image is supposed to show the Greeks demanding the return of Helen before the start of the Trojan War, but the image rather looks like Helen before Menelaus
ARTIST/CREATOR
Paris
DATE
1500 - 1501
LOCATION
n/a
TEXT/BOOK/DOCUMENT (SOURCE OF PHOTO)
Pizan, Christine deLes cent histoires de Troye. L'epistre de Othea, Paris (Pigouchet), 1500 or 1501, fol. c8r
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RELATIONS
Library of Congress (digitised version)
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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