(photo on external web page)
Iconography
LITERATURE
Modern
Ovide moralisé CyclesBruges: Colard Mansion, 1484
Legends
The Legend of the Fallen Oak
Further details
Mansion, holding the oak apple and a book, included himself in the legend and image describing how he used the apples to make the ink he used to write the Metamorphoses.
ARTIST/CREATOR
Bruges
DATE
1484
LOCATION
n/a
TEXT/BOOK/DOCUMENT (SOURCE OF PHOTO)
Ovid (Publius Ovidius Naso)Cy commence Ouide de Salmonen son liure jntitule Metamorphose ..., ed. Colard Mansion, Bruges (USTC 71418), 1484, fol. 42r
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RELATIONS
complete digital copy of illustrated text (external website)
Catalogue BnF
Acknowledgements
Record created with the generous support of the Kress Foundation. Images on external web-page, kindly provided by the Bibliothèque nationale de France, département Réserve des livres rares, RES G-YC-1002 - Gallica, public domain
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