Iconography
GODS & MYTHS
Historia Troiana
Cycles Manuscripts Florence, Biblioteca Riccardiana, cod. 881
LITERATURE
Ancient
Vergil Aeneid Book I: Storm, landing in Libya, arrival in Carthago, meeting with Didovv. 157-179: The Trojans land in Libya
Vergil Aeneid Book I: Storm, landing in Libya, arrival in Carthago, meeting with Didovv. 314-334: Venus appears to Aeneas and Achates as Virgin Huntress
Vergil Aeneid Book I: Storm, landing in Libya, arrival in Carthago, meeting with Didovv. 227-253: Venus imploring Jupiter
Modern
Excidium TroiaeCyclesFlorence, Biblioteca Riccardiana, cod. 881
Further details
Or it might be Aeneas praying to Jupiter?
ARTIST/CREATOR
Spanish or Italian
DATE
14th century
LOCATION
Florence, Biblioteca Riccardiana → cod. 881, fol. 62v
TEXT/BOOK/DOCUMENT (SOURCE OF PHOTO)
Excidium Troiae
Notes on photograph
BIBLIOGRAPHIC CITATION
E. Bagby Atwood and Virgil K. Whitaker (eds.), Excidium Troiae (Cambridge, Mass.: Mediaeval Academy of America, 1944)
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