Iconography
GODS & MYTHS
Historia Troiana
The War of Troy Main episodes The sack of TroyPriam killed by NeoptolemusPriam killed in the temple of Apollo → With the body of his son Polites next to him
LITERATURE
Ancient
Vergil Aeneid Book II: Aeneas recounts the sack of Troyvv. 532-558: Priam is killed by Neoptolemus
Vergil Aeneid CyclesManuscriptsFlorence, Biblioteca Riccardiana, MS 492 (Apollonio di Giovanni, Mid-15th century)
Further details
ARTIST/CREATOR
Florentine
DATE
15th century
LOCATION
Florence, Biblioteca Riccardiana → cod. 492, fol. 86v
TEXT/BOOK/DOCUMENT (SOURCE OF PHOTO)
VergilWorks
Notes on photograph
COLLECTION
Hamburg stamp (Bibliothek Warburg)
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