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GODS & MYTHS
Perseus
→ Single figure → Holding the head of Medusa
Ancient Greek
circa 630 BC
Hellenistic
2nd century BC-1st century BC
Ancient Roman
2nd century
Late Roman
4th century-5th century
Gotha,
Forschungsbibliothek
Memb. I 98, fol. 23v
circa 1400
Vatican City,
Biblioteca Apostolica Vaticana
Urb. lat. 899, fol. 60v
1475
Italian
16th century
Ovid, fol. 29r
1517
Bernabei
1523-1524
Ovid, fol. 67v
1526
Prato
1534-1537
Guido di Merlino
1540-1555
Cellini
1540-1545
Cellini
1540-1545
Cellini
circa 1540
Cellini
circa 1540
Cellini
circa 1540
Cellini
circa 1540
Cellini
1545-1554
Cellini
1545-1554
Cellini
1545-1554
Cellini
1545-1554
Florence,
Biblioteca Nazionale Centrale
Palatina C.B.3.53, vol. II, fol. 58
1559
Becerra, No. 1
1563
De Witte
1568-1628
Italian
1570-1580
Pino
1570-1580
Ovid, p. 191
1582
Flemish
17th century
European
17th century
Anonymous
early 18th century
Matielli
1st quarter 18th century
English
18th century
Ovid, plate 36
1705
Benvenuti
circa 1789 -1844
Canova
1800
Canova
early 19th century
European
19th century
Cattermole
1854
Pomeroy
circa 1900
Klee
1904