Iconography
GODS & MYTHS
Mercury
TypesDog-Headed
Mars
Single figureStanding
Various activitiesStaying in his house
LITERATURE
Ancient
StatiusThebaid CyclesLondon, British Library, Burney MS 257 (Paris, first quarter 15th century)
StatiusThebaid Book VII: The Argives leave Nemea and approach Thebes, first battlesvv. 70-81: At Mars's house, Mercury passes on Jupiter's complaint
Further details
ARTIST/CREATOR
Paris
DATE
1st quarter 15th century possibly c1405
LOCATION
London, British Library → Burney 257, fol. 105r
TEXT/BOOK/DOCUMENT (SOURCE OF PHOTO)
Statius (Publius Papinius Statius)Thebaid
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RELATIONS
British Library
Acknowledgements
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