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LITERATURE
Ancient
HomerOdyssey Book X: Ulysses reports his adventures (Aeolus, Laestrygonians, Circe)vv. 237-243 (also Ovid, Metamorphoses, XIV, 278-286): Circe touches Ulysses's companions with her rod, turning them into pigs
Further details
ARTIST/CREATOR
Carracci, Annibale (1560-1609) (attributed)
DATE
late 16th century - early 17th century
LOCATION
Windsor, Royal Library (inv. RL 02210)
Notes on photograph
BIBLIOGRAPHIC CITATION
Rudolf Wittkower, The drawings of the Carracci in the collection of Her Majesty the Queen at Windsor Castle, London 1952, p. 156, no. 389
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