Iconography
GODS & MYTHS
Historia Thebana
The story of Oedipus, Laius and Jocasta The infant Oedipus is hung from a tree by his feet
The story of Oedipus, Laius and Jocasta King Laius learns that his son will kill him
The story of Oedipus, Laius and Jocasta Oedipus kills Laius
The story of Oedipus, Laius and Jocasta Oedipus at the court of King Polybus in Corinth
The story of Oedipus, Laius and Jocasta CyclesBasle, Historische Museum (Sittener Tapete, Northern Italy, second half 14th century)
The story of Oedipus, Laius and Jocasta The infant Oedipus is handed over to servants to be killed
The story of Oedipus, Laius and Jocasta Oedipus is brought to King Polybus of Corinth
SOCIAL LIFE
Warfare
Battles ModernCavalry
Dance
Groups
Further details
so-called Sittener Tapete.
ARTIST/CREATOR
Northern Italian
DATE
2nd half 14th century
LOCATION
Basle, Historisches Museum (inv. 1897.48)
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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