Iconography
LITERATURE
Ancient
Vergil Aeneid Book IV: Love of Dido and Aeneas, after Aeneas's departure Dido kills herselfvv. 672-687: Anna speaks to her dying sister Dido
Further details
The scene is similar to images of the dying Dido, but she does not seem to have stabbed herself yet
ARTIST/CREATOR
Kauffmann, Angelica (1741-1807)
DATE
1790
LOCATION
Unknown location (probably offered for sale in 1962)
Notes on photograph
DESCRIPTION
Cutting from Weltkunst, 15 August 1962
Contact
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