Iconography
LITERATURE
Ancient
Vergil Aeneid Book IV: Love of Dido and Aeneas, after Aeneas's departure Dido kills herselfvv. 259-276: Mercury commands Aeneas to abandon Dido and go to Italy
Further details
ARTIST/CREATOR
Samacchini, Orazio (1532-1577) formerly attributed to Martin Fréminet
DATE
3rd quarter 16th century
LOCATION
Paris, Musée du Louvre (inv. 4637)
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RELATIONS
Louvre
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