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LITERATURE
Ancient
Vergil Aeneid Book I: Storm, landing in Libya, arrival in Carthago, meeting with Didovv. 657-688: Venus commands Amor to disgusise as Ascanius
Vergil Aeneid Book I: Storm, landing in Libya, arrival in Carthago, meeting with Didovv. 691-694: Venus takes the sleeping Ascanius to Idalium so that Amor can act in his stead
Vergil Aeneid CyclesManuscriptsVatican City, Biblioteca Apostolica Vaticana, Vat. lat. 3225 (Vergilius Vaticanus)
Further details
ARTIST/CREATOR
Late Roman
DATE
circa 400
LOCATION
Vatican City, Biblioteca Apostolica Vaticana → Vat. lat. 3225, fol. 17r (pict. 12)
Notes on photograph
BIBLIOGRAPHIC CITATION
David H. Wright, The Vatican Vergil, Berkeley etc. 1993, p. 126
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RELATIONS
Biblioteca Apostolica Vaticana (digitised version)
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