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GODS & MYTHS
Argonauts, Jason and Medea
Census of ancient art known to the RenaissanceKnown prototypesAncona, Museo Nazionale Archeologico (Medea Sarcophagus, formerly Rome, Stamperia Reale)
Medea sends her children to hand over a poisoned robe to Creusa, Jason's new wife
Further details
17th-century fake or copy
ARTIST/CREATOR
Mantegna, Andrea (c1431-1506) (after)
DATE
17th century
LOCATION
London, Christie's (lot 4r (amongst other drawings)) (11 December 1997)
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RELATIONS
Census database
Rights and permissions
Image reproduced by kind permission of Christie's Ltd
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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