Iconography
GODS & MYTHS
Historia Troiana
Cycles Manuscripts Florence, Biblioteca Riccardiana, cod. 881
The War of Troy Main episodes The sack of TroySacrifice of PolyxenaNeoptolemus sacrificing Polyxena at Achilles's tomb → Alone
LITERATURE
Ancient
Vergil Aeneid Book II: Aeneas recounts the sack of Troyvv. 771-789: The ghost of his wife Creusa appears to Aeneas and foretells that he will settle in Italy
Vergil Aeneid Book II: Aeneas recounts the sack of Troyvv. 671-678: Creusa implores Aeneas not to seek a heroic death
Vergil Aeneid Book II: Aeneas recounts the sack of Troyvv. 318-360: Panthous, with the penates, encounters Aeneas
Modern
Excidium TroiaeCyclesFlorence, Biblioteca Riccardiana, cod. 881
Further details
ARTIST/CREATOR
Spanish or Italian
DATE
14th century
LOCATION
Florence, Biblioteca Riccardiana → cod. 881, fol. 60v
TEXT/BOOK/DOCUMENT (SOURCE OF PHOTO)
Excidium Troiae
Notes on photograph
BIBLIOGRAPHIC CITATION
E. Bagby Atwood and Virgil K. Whitaker (eds.), Excidium Troiae (Cambridge, Mass.: Mediaeval Academy of America, 1944)
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