(photo on external web page)
Iconography
GODS & MYTHS
Adonis
Birth Birth from a tree
Venus and Adonis Venus and Adonis together OutdoorsMedium-size figures
Venus and Adonis Venus discovering the dead Adonis
Myrrha
Myths Myrrha escaping from her father
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. 89r
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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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