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GODS & MYTHS
Historia Troiana
Cycles Manuscripts Vienna, Österreichische Nationalbibliothek, Cod. 2571
The Aftermath of the WarUlysses Ulysses encounters the Sirens
LITERATURE
Ancient
HomerOdyssey Book XII: Ulysses recounts his adventures (Elpenor, Sirens, Scylla and Charybdis, Cattle of Sol)vv. 181-191: Ulysses (bound to the mast) and his companions (with their ears stuffed) pass the Sirens
Modern
Benoît de Sainte-MaureRoman de Troie CyclesVienna, Österreichische Nationalbibliothek, cod. 2571
Benoît de Sainte-MaureRoman de Troie EpisodesUlysses encounters the Sirens
Further details
ARTIST/CREATOR
Northern Italian
DATE
1315 - 1325
LOCATION
Vienna, Österreichische Nationalbibliothek → Cod. 2571, fol. 179v
TEXT/BOOK/DOCUMENT (SOURCE OF PHOTO)
Benoît de Sainte-MaureRoman de Troie
Notes on photograph
COLLECTION
Hamburg stamp (Bibliothek Warburg)
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Österreichische Nationalbibliothek
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