Iconography
LITERATURE
Ancient
Vergil Aeneid Book II: Aeneas recounts the sack of Troyvv. 721-741: Aeneas fleeing TroyWith Anchises and Ascanius → With the Fall of Troy in the background
Vergil Aeneid CyclesPrinted Books1717 - Leeuwarden (Halma)
Further details
This edition has rectangular engravings at the beginning of the books, and oval vignettes at the ends of some of them
ARTIST/CREATOR
Pool, Matthijs (1670-1732) after Houbraken, Arnold (1660-1719)
DATE
1717
LOCATION
n/a
TEXT/BOOK/DOCUMENT (SOURCE OF PHOTO)
VergilP. Virgilii Maronis Opera cum integris commentariis Servii, Philargyrii, Pierii, vol. 1, Leeuwarden (Halma), 1717, p. 476
Notes on photograph
COLLECTION
Hamburg stamp (Bibliothek Warburg) (no stamp but labelleing BW 42, similar to some German labels on Aeneid photos)
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RELATIONS
complete digital copy of illustrated text (external website)
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