Iconography
LITERATURE
Ancient
HomerOdyssey Scenes without a clear textual sourceUlysses and his companions rowing or sailing
Further details
Fragment of a tapestry showing Penelope weaving with Ulysses in the background (originally part of a series on virtuous women, but only fragment of two tapestries, Penelope, and the Cimbrian Women, survive)
ARTIST/CREATOR
French or Franco-Flemish
DATE
1480 - 1483
LOCATION
Boston (Mass.), Museum of Fine Arts (inv. 26.53)
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RELATIONS
Museum of Fine Arts
Contact
For comments or queries, please contact photographic.collect@sas.ac.uk