Iconography
ARCHITECTURE
Italy
BresciaPalazzo Martinengo (details uncertain)
LITERATURE
Ancient
Vergil Aeneid CyclesBrescia or Bergamo, Palazzo Martinengo, details uncertain (probably 18th century)
Vergil Aeneid Book IV: Love of Dido and Aeneas, after Aeneas's departure Dido kills herselfvv. 304-387: Dido, having learned of Aeneas impending departure, challenges him
Further details
The image only labelled as 'Bergamo, Pal. Martinengo' - however, a companion piece is labelled 'Brescia, Pal. Martinengo', and several branches of the family lived there in the early modern age
ARTIST/CREATOR
Northern Italian
DATE
18th century
LOCATION
Bergamo, Palazzo Martinengo (details uncertain)
Contact
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