Art Lecture V: Woodcuts and Engravings of Ovid's Metamorphoses (from UVM Rare Book Collection, continued in Art Lecture VII)

Artist and Edition:
Anonymous: Raphael Regius (died 1520), Venice ca. 1513

Vergilius Solis (1514-1562): Johann Postius von Gemersheim, Frankfurt, 1563

Wilhelm Bauer (1600-1642): Nuremberg, 1670, 1687

Anonymous copperplate and Martin Bouche (1640-1693), and Peter Paul Bouche (born 1646) Clouwet: J.V. Vondel, translator, and Pieter DuRyer, commentator, Amsterdam, 1703

Bernard Picart (1673-1733) and other able masters: English translation from French of Abbot Banier, Amsterdam, 1732

Slide description

BOOK I

BOOK II

BOOK III

BOOK IV

BOOK V

BOOK VI

BOOK VII

BOOK VIII

Drawings by Melissa Burns of Ovid, Metamorphoses BOOK I (Spring 1978)

Classics 42: Mythology Slide Lectures