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GODS & MYTHS
Historia Thebana
The story of Cadmus Cadmus searching for Europa Cadmus commanded to bring back Europa
The story of Cadmus The Delphian oracle instructs Cadmus to follow a heifer
LITERATURE
Modern
Boccaccio, GiovanniDe casibus virorum illustrium CyclesParis, Bibliothèque nationale de France, MS fr. 226
Boccaccio, GiovanniDe casibus virorum illustrium Book ICadmus, King of Thebes
Further details
ARTIST/CREATOR
French
DATE
early 15th century
LOCATION
Paris, Bibliothèque nationale de France → fr. 226, fol. 11v
TEXT/BOOK/DOCUMENT (SOURCE OF PHOTO)
Boccaccio, GiovanniDe cas des nobles hommes et femmes (Laurent de Premierfait translation)
Notes on photograph
COLLECTION
Hamburg stamp (Bibliothek Warburg)
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Digitised manuscript (Gallica)
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