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GODS & MYTHS
Hercules
Myths Labours Lernean hydraMiscellaneous
Myths ExploitsHercules and AchelousAchelous as bull
Myths ExploitsHercules and AntaeusAloneAntaeus lifted off the ground → Antaeus trying to break Hercules's grip
Myths Loves DejaniraDejanira carried off by NessusHercules in pursuit
Myths Loves DejaniraHercules marrying Dejanira
LITERATURE
Ancient
OvidMetamorphoses CyclesVenice 1497
SOCIAL LIFE
Love
Marriage rites The ceremony Dextrarum iunctio
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. 73v
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RELATIONS
complete digital copy of illustrated text (external website)
Opac Plus Bayerische Staatsbibliothek
Acknowledgements
Record created with the generous support of the Kress Foundation
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