Iconography
GODS & MYTHS
Hercules
Cycles Labours and other scenes Brussels, Bibliothèque royale de Belgique, 9262
Proserpina
Myths Pluto and Proserpina Expedition to liberate ProserpinaTheseus and Peirithoos defeated by Cerberus
Myths Pluto and Proserpina Expedition to liberate ProserpinaHercules liberates Proserpina
LITERATURE
Modern
Lefèvre, RaoulLe recoeil des histoires de Troyes Livre IIcap. 47: Rape of Proserpina, Theseus and Pirithous try to liberate her
Lefèvre, RaoulLe recoeil des histoires de Troyes Livre IIcap. 48: Hercules defeats Pluto and Cerberus and liberates Proserpina
Further details
ARTIST/CREATOR
Flemish (attributed) Master of Anthony of Burgundy (active 1460-1490)
DATE
1467 - 1487 Written before 1467
LOCATION
Brussels, Bibliothèque royale de Belgique → 9262, fol. 27v
TEXT/BOOK/DOCUMENT (SOURCE OF PHOTO)
Lefèvre, RaoulLe recueil des histoires de Troyes (Le livre nommé Hercules)
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RELATIONS
JONAS- Répertoire des textes et des manuscrits médiévaux d'oc et d'oïl
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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