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Tauroctony by Raffaello Sanzio

This Raffaello Sanzio relief depicts a late Tauroctony.
 
 
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Tauroctony by Raffaello Sanzio

Tauroctony by Raffaello Sanzio
The Warburg Institute Iconographic Database

 

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Perhaps based on the Tauroctony now in the Louvre. In the review of Dacos, Logge by N. Canedy (Art Bulletin) he sees here a Victory sacrificing a bull, but the image clearly derives from Mithras.
 
 

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