Iconography
GODS & MYTHS
Argonauts, Jason and Medea
Jason forces the fire-breathing oxen to plough the field
The taking of the golden fleece
Jason kills the dragon and extracts its teeth
LITERATURE
Modern
Benoît de Sainte-MaureRoman de Troie CyclesParis, Bibliothèque nationale de France, fr. 1610 and 's-Heerenberg, Huis Bergh
Benoît de Sainte-MaureRoman de Troie EpisodesJason defeating the oxen, the dragon and flaying the ram
Further details
ARTIST/CREATOR
French
DATE
1264
LOCATION
Paris, Bibliothèque nationale de France → fr. 1610, fol. 12v
TEXT/BOOK/DOCUMENT (SOURCE OF PHOTO)
Benoît de Sainte-MaureRoman de Troie
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RELATIONS
Gallica (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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