Hercules and Omphale (Cranach the Elder)  

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cross-dressing, Hercules and Omphale

Hercules and Omphale (Cranach the Elder)[1] is a painting by the 16th century German painter Lucas Cranach the Elder. It features Hercules being dressed up as a woman by Omphale and two maids. Hercules is also spinning wool.



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