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Iconography
GODS & MYTHS
Marsyas
Apollo and Marsyas Minerva plays the pipes at the feast of the gods and is ridiculed
Apollo and Marsyas The competition Apollo and Marsyas only
Apollo and Marsyas The flaying of Marsyas Marsyas with human feetApollo flaying Marsyas
Apollo and Marsyas Minerva looks at her reflection while playing the pipes
LITERATURE
Ancient
OvidMetamorphoses CyclesVenice 1497
Further details
ARTIST/CREATOR
Venetian
DATE
1497
LOCATION
Munich, Bayerische Staatsbibliothek
TEXT/BOOK/DOCUMENT (SOURCE OF PHOTO)
Ovid (Publius Ovidius Naso)Ovidio metamorphoseos vulgare (translated by Giovanni Bonsignore, GW M28952), Venice (Rubeus for Giunta), 1497, fol. 50v
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RELATIONS
complete digital copy of illustrated text (external website)
Opac Plus Bayerische Staatsbibliothek
Acknowledgements
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