(photo on external web page)
Iconography
GODS & MYTHS
Minerva
MythsMinerva visits Envy
Charon
Miscellaneous
LITERATURE
Ancient
OvidMetamorphoses CyclesLyon 1532Part 1 (Books I-V)
Vergil Aeneid Book VI: Aeneas in the underworldvv. 9-158: Aeneas meets Deiphobe, the Sibyl of Cumae
Vergil Aeneid Book VI: Aeneas in the underworldvv. 337-383: Encounter with the shadow of Palinurus
Further details
The woodcut was originally created to illustrate an edition of the Aeneid, and is re-used here to illustrate the episode of Minerva and Envy. The same woodcut is reused in part 2, f. 31r.
ARTIST/CREATOR
Anonymous
DATE
1532
LOCATION
n/a
TEXT/BOOK/DOCUMENT (SOURCE OF PHOTO)
Ovid (Publius Ovidius Naso)Le Grand Olympe des histoires poëtiques du prince de poësie Ovide Naso en sa métamorphose, Lyon (Romain Morin) (USTC 49832), 1532, fol. 33v
Acknowledgements
Record created with the generous support of the Kress Foundation. Images on external web-page, kindly provided by the Bibliothèque nationale de France, département Réserve des livres rares (RESP-YC-1627) - Gallica, public domain
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