Iconography
GODS & MYTHS
Helen
With other figures
LITERATURE
Ancient
OvidHeroides and Double Heroides CyclesParis, Bibliothèque nationale de France, MS fr. 874
OvidHeroides and Double Heroides XVI. Paris to HelenHelen reading the letter
SOCIAL LIFE
Music
Musical instrumentsPercussionDrum
Music-makingInstrumentalists Indoors
News, communication, travelling
Postage
Court life
Courtiers
Musicians
Further details
ARTIST/CREATOR
French
DATE
16th century
LOCATION
Paris, Bibliothèque nationale de France → fr. 874, fol. 84v
TEXT/BOOK/DOCUMENT (SOURCE OF PHOTO)
Ovid (Publius Ovidius Naso)Heroides (Octavien de Saint-Gelais translation)
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RELATIONS
Archives et manuscrits BnF
Digitised manuscript - Gallica
Acknowledgements
Record created with the generous support of the Dean's Development Fund of the School of Advanced Study, University of London
Contact
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