Iconography
LITERATURE
Ancient
Vergil Aeneid Book IV: Love of Dido and Aeneas, after Aeneas's departure Dido kills herselfVeneration of Dido
Modern
Boccaccio, GiovanniDe casibus virorum illustrium CyclesParis, Bibliothèque nationale de France, MS fr. 127
Boccaccio, GiovanniDe casibus virorum illustrium Book IIDido, Queen of Carthage
RITUAL
Idol worship
Further details
ARTIST/CREATOR
French
DATE
mid 15th century
LOCATION
Paris, Bibliothèque nationale de France → fr. 127, fol. 49r
TEXT/BOOK/DOCUMENT (SOURCE OF PHOTO)
Boccaccio, GiovanniDe cas des nobles hommes et femmes (Laurent de Premierfait translation)
Notes on photograph
COLLECTION
Hamburg stamp (Bibliothek Warburg)
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