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GODS & MYTHS
Hercules
Myths Death and apotheosis Hercules on the pyre
Myths Death and apotheosis Hercules throwing Lichas into the sea
Myths Death and apotheosis Hercules dragging Lichas out of a cave
Myths Death and apotheosis Hercules giving his arrows to Philoctet
LITERATURE
Ancient
OvidMetamorphoses CyclesVenice 1497
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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. 76r
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RELATIONS
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Opac Plus Bayerische Staatsbibliothek
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