Iconography
LITERATURE
Ancient
HomerOdyssey Book X: Ulysses recounts 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
HomerOdyssey Book X: Ulysses recounts his adventures (Aeolus, Laestrygonians, Circe)vv. 140-144: Ulysses and his comrades land on Circe's island Aiaia
Modern
Pizan, Christine deEpistre Othéa CyclesBrussels, Bibliothèque royale de Belgique, MS 9392 (ca. 1460)
Pizan, Christine deEpistre Othéa cap. 98 (Circe)
Further details
ARTIST/CREATOR
Liédet, Loyset (c1420-1479)
DATE
circa 1460
LOCATION
Brussels, Bibliothèque royale de Belgique → 9392, fol. 101v
TEXT/BOOK/DOCUMENT (SOURCE OF PHOTO)
Pizan, Christine deEpistre Othea
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