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Iconography
GODS & MYTHS
Flood
Deucalion and Pyrrha
Throwing rocks behind their shoulders
LITERATURE
Ancient
OvidMetamorphoses Book I
Modern
Ovide moralisé CyclesParis: Anthoine Verard, 1493
PORTRAITS
Professions and trades
Authors and philosophers ClassicalOvid
RELIGIOUS ICONOGRAPHY
Old Testament
Genesis Creation Fall of rebel angelsGood angels fighting rebel angels - no special role for Lucifer
Genesis Adam and Eve Adam and Eve - single figures
Further details
ARTIST/CREATOR
Paris
DATE
1493
LOCATION
Paris, Bibliothèque nationale de France, Département Réserve des livres rares → VELINS-559, fol. 1r
TEXT/BOOK/DOCUMENT (SOURCE OF PHOTO)
Ovid (Publius Ovidius Naso)La Bible des poëtes, Métamorphose, Paris (Verard), 1493
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RELATIONS
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Acknowledgements
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