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GODS & MYTHS
Hercules
Myths Infancy and childhood Birth of HerculesGalanthis with Lucina trying to prevent the birth (after Ovid)
LITERATURE
Ancient
OvidMetamorphoses Book IX
Modern
Ovide moralisé CyclesParis: Anthoine Verard, 1493
Further details
ARTIST/CREATOR
Paris
DATE
1493
LOCATION
Paris, Bibliothèque nationale de France, Département Réserve des livres rares → VELINS-559, fol. 99v
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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