ref No 2144
title : Hercules
medium : oil panel
image size : 91cmx146cm
status : panel with lower shelf and painted items
This painted panel is derived from the Hans Cranach below who in 1537 depicts an episode from the life of Hercules, who according to Greek legend murdered his friend Iphitus in a struggle for power and who was thus punished by Hermes, who sold him to the court of Queen Omphale where he had to remain as a slave for three years.