Iconography
GODS & MYTHS
Argonauts, Jason and Medea
Medea kills her children Alone
Census of ancient art known to the RenaissanceKnown prototypesAncona, Museo Nazionale Archeologico (Medea Sarcophagus, formerly Rome, Stamperia Reale)
Medea escaping in a dragon-pulled chariot from Jason's revenge
Creusa, having put on Medea's poisoned robe, bursts into flames
Medea sends her children to hand over a poisoned robe to Creusa, Jason's new wife
Further details
ARTIST/CREATOR
Bartoli, Francesco (1675-1730)
DATE
1693
LOCATION
n/a
TEXT/BOOK/DOCUMENT (SOURCE OF PHOTO)
Bartoli, Pietro SantiAdmiranda romanarum antiquitatum, Rome, 1693, plate 55
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