(photo on external web page)
Iconography
GODS & MYTHS
Orpheus
Myths Orpheus and Eurydice Death of Eurydice Eurydice bitten by the snakeMiscellaneous
LITERATURE
Ancient
OvidMetamorphoses CyclesVenice 1497
Further details
This engraving in the 1510 edition of Ovid's Methamophoses is also used to illustrate the episode of Orpheus and Eurydice.
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. 83v
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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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