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Terracotta vase fragment with figure of Hercules

Terracotta vase fragment with figure of Hercules

Green glazed fragment; Herakles. Mid-Imperial

Bronze statuette of Hercules

Bronze statuette of Hercules

Weight on right leg, right arm extended, left hand holds club. Figure is nude with lion's skin draped over left forearm; solid cast. Imperial

Marble head of Hercules

Marble head of Hercules

Small bearded Herakles. Imperial

Hercules from BL Royal 20 D I, f. 38

Hercules from BL Royal 20 D I, f. 38

Bas-de-page miniature of Hercules killing Hydra and of Hercules killing Nessus. Image taken from f. 38 of Histoire ancienne jusqu'à César, part 3 of the second redaction. Written in French.

Hercules from BL Royal 20 D I, f. 24v

Hercules from BL Royal 20 D I, f. 24v

Bas-de-page miniature of the voyage of Hercules, and a land battle. Image taken from f. 24v of Histoire ancienne jusqu'à César, part 3 of the second redaction. Written in French.

Hercules from BL Royal 20 D I, f. 38

Hercules from BL Royal 20 D I, f. 38

Detail of a bas-de-page miniature of Hercules killing Hydra and of Hercules killing Nessus. Image taken from f. 38 of Histoire ancienne jusqu'à César, part 3 of the second redaction. Written in French.

Hercules and the giant from BL Royal 20 D I, f. 26

Hercules and the giant from BL Royal 20 D I, f. 26

Bas-de-page miniature of the battle between Hercules and the giant. Image taken from f. 26 of Histoire ancienne jusqu'à César, part 3 of the second redaction. Written in French.

Hercules and the Queen of the Amazons from BL Royal 20 D I, f. 25v

Hercules and the Queen of the Amazons from BL Royal 20 D I, f. 25v

Bas-de-page miniature of the meeting of Hercules and the Queen of the Amazons. Image taken from f. 25v of Histoire ancienne jusqu'à César, part 3 of the second redaction. Written in French.

Hercules battling two lions from BL Harley 4431, f. 97

Hercules battling two lions from BL Harley 4431, f. 97

Detail of a miniature of Hercules battling against two lions, in 'L'Épître Othéa'. Image taken from f. 97 of Various works (also known as 'The Book of the Queen'), including 'Cent balades' (ff. 4-21), 'Le Débat... more

Infant Hercules Strangling Two Serpents

Infant Hercules Strangling Two Serpents

Moderno (Galeazzo Mondella) (Italian, Verona 1467–1528 Verona)

Hercules, Theseus and Pirithous from BL Harley 4431, f. 108v

Hercules, Theseus and Pirithous from BL Harley 4431, f. 108v

Miniature of Hercules slaying Cerberus, and Theseus and Pirithous battling demons, in 'L'Épître Othéa'. Image taken from f. 108v of Various works (also known as 'The Book of the Queen'), including 'Cent balades... more

Hercules (?)

Hercules (?)

School of Antonio Pollaiuolo (Italian, Florence ca. 1432–1498 Rome)

Hercules, Theseus and Pirithous from BL Harley 4431, f. 108v

Hercules, Theseus and Pirithous from BL Harley 4431, f. 108v

Detail of a miniature of Hercules slaying Cerberus, and Theseus and Pirithous battling demons, in 'L'Épître Othéa'. Image taken from f. 108v of Various works (also known as 'The Book of the Queen'), including '... more

Hercules battling two lions from BL Harley 4431, f. 97

Hercules battling two lions from BL Harley 4431, f. 97

Miniature of Hercules battling against two lions, in 'L'Épître Othéa'. Image taken from f. 97 of Various works (also known as 'The Book of the Queen'), including 'Cent balades' (ff. 4-21), 'Le Débat du livre de... more

Hercules from BL Royal 16 G V, f. 24v

Hercules from BL Royal 16 G V, f. 24v

Detail of a miniature of Hercules seated among Iole's women, spinning. Image taken from f. 24v of De claris mulieribus in an anonymous French translation (Le livre de femmes nobles et renomées). Written in French.

Corona and Hercules from BL Arundel 66, f. 34v

Corona and Hercules from BL Arundel 66, f. 34v

Miniatures of Corona septemtrionalis (crown) and Hercules, in tables from Ptolemy's Almagest. Image taken from f. 34v of Almagest (extract), Liber Astronomiae, Liber Arenalis, astronomical and geomantic table... more

Hercules at the Crossroad

Hercules at the Crossroad

Albrecht Dürer (German, Nuremberg 1471–1528 Nuremberg)

Hercules at the Crossroad

Hercules at the Crossroad

Albrecht Dürer (German, Nuremberg 1471–1528 Nuremberg)

Hercules at the Crossroad

Hercules at the Crossroad

Albrecht Dürer (German, Nuremberg 1471–1528 Nuremberg)

Hercules at the Crossroad

Hercules at the Crossroad

Albrecht Dürer (German, Nuremberg 1471–1528 Nuremberg)

Hercules at the Crossroad

Hercules at the Crossroad

Albrecht Dürer (German, Nuremberg 1471–1528 Nuremberg)

Hercules Strangling the Nemean Lion

Hercules Strangling the Nemean Lion

Style of Moderno (Galeazzo Mondella) (Italian, Verona 1467–1528 Verona)

Hercules
Labors of Hercules

Labors of Hercules

The scene depicts Hercules carrying the columns of Gaza. The pendant was probably intended as a display piece for a Kunstkammer, or collector's cabinet, demonstrating the technical skill of its maker.

Hercules triumphant over Antaeus

Hercules triumphant over Antaeus

Moderno (Galeazzo Mondella) (Italian, Verona 1467–1528 Verona)

Hercules strangling the Nemean lion

Hercules strangling the Nemean lion

Style of Moderno (Galeazzo Mondella) (Italian, Verona 1467–1528 Verona)

Hercules Killing Diomedes

Hercules Killing Diomedes

Étienne Delaune (French, Orléans 1518/19–1583 Strasbourg)

Cacus Stealing the Oxen of Hercules

Cacus Stealing the Oxen of Hercules

Moderno (Galeazzo Mondella) (Italian, Verona 1467–1528 Verona)

Allegory of the Twelve Labors of Hercules Statues in a Circular Garden

Allegory of the Twelve Labors of Hercules Statues in a Circular Garden

Matthaeus Greuter (German, Strassburg ca. 1566–1638 Rome)

Hercules Killing Cerberus

Hercules Killing Cerberus

In Mariette Album, foliof 43, bottom row, right Master F. P. (Italian, active 16th century)

Hercules Stealing the Horses of Diomedes

Hercules Stealing the Horses of Diomedes

Étienne Delaune (French, Orléans 1518/19–1583 Strasbourg)

Seated Hercules in the Act of Shooting at the Stymphalian Birds

Seated Hercules in the Act of Shooting at the Stymphalian Birds

The muscular physique incorporates an allusion to the ancient marble fragment, the Belvedere Toso in the Vatican, which Renaissance artists sometimes reconstructed imaginatively. Vittore Gambello (Italian, Veni... more

Dish (coppa): Hercules slays the centaur Nessus

Dish (coppa): Hercules slays the centaur Nessus

workshop of Maestro Giorgio Andreoli (Italian (Gubbio), active first half of 16th century)

Envy or Avarice at the right being driven from the temple of the Muses by Hercules who raises a club, the muses watching from the left

Envy or Avarice at the right being driven from the temple of the Muses...

Master of the Die (Italian, active Rome, ca. 1530–60)

Hercules With His Club

Hercules With His Club

Jean Mignon (French, active 1535–ca. 1555)

[Hercule]

[Hercule]

Italie

Hercules Being Dressed as a Woman

Hercules Being Dressed as a Woman

Léon Davent (French, active 1540–56)

Hercules Strangling the Nemean Lion

Hercules Strangling the Nemean Lion

Niccolò Vicentino (Italian, active ca. 1510–ca. 1550)