Iconography
LITERATURE
Ancient
Vergil Aeneid Book XI: Mourning and new war, Camilla fights for Turnus and is killedvv. 694-698: Camilla kills Orsilochus
MAGIC & SCIENCE
Art and art theory
Sketches and studies Compositions of figures
Further details
study for the Palazzo Poggi fresco; Since Camilla fights here with an axe, the scene probably shows the death of Orsilochus
ARTIST/CREATOR
Abate, Niccolò dell' (1509-1571)
DATE
mid 16th century
LOCATION
Bologna, Pinacoteca Nazionale
Notes on photograph
COLLECTION
Photo: Bibliotheca Hertziana
Contact
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