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LITERATURE
Ancient
OvidMetamorphoses CyclesAntwerp 1606 (Antonio Tempesta)
HomerOdyssey Book IX: Ulysses reports his adventures (Cicones, Lotophages, Polyphemus)vv. 287-294 (also Ovid, Metamorphoses, XIV, 205-212): Polyphemus devours two comrades of Ulysses
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ARTIST/CREATOR
Tempesta, Antonio (1555-1630)
DATE
1606
LOCATION
London, British Museum (Dept. of Prints and Drawings)
TEXT/BOOK/DOCUMENT (SOURCE OF PHOTO)
Ovid (Publius Ovidius Naso)Metamorphoseon sive Transformationum Ovidianarum libri quindecim, aeneis formis ab Antonio Tempesta Florentino incisi..., Antwerp, 1606, 134
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COLLECTION
Bartsch (XVII.151.771)
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