Iconography
GODS & MYTHS
Hades (underworld)
Miscellaneous
LITERATURE
Ancient
StatiusThebaid CyclesLondon, British Library, Burney MS 257 (Paris, first quarter 15th century)
StatiusThebaid Book VIII: Continuation of the battle: Atys is killed, Tydeus is wounded and kills Melanippusvv. 1-20. The deities of Hades are surprised to see Amphiaraus entering it alive on his chariot
Further details
ARTIST/CREATOR
Paris
DATE
1st quarter 15th century possibly c1405
LOCATION
London, British Library → Burney 257, fol. 122r
TEXT/BOOK/DOCUMENT (SOURCE OF PHOTO)
Statius (Publius Papinius Statius)Thebaid
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