Iconography
LITERATURE
Ancient
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 CyclesTapestries after Giovanni Francesco RomanelliSeries Vienna, Kunsthistorisches Museum (lost)
Vergil Aeneid CyclesTapestries after Giovanni Francesco RomanelliScene 1: Venus appears to Aeneas and Achates as a virgin huntress
Further details
ARTIST/CREATOR
Wauters, Michel (died 1679) after Romanelli, Giovanni Francesco (1610-1662)
DATE
mid 17th century
LOCATION
Vienna, Kunsthistorisches Museum (On loan to Hitler's Reichskanzlei, lost in 1945)
PAGE/FOLIO/PLATE NUMBER
1
Notes on photograph
BIBLIOGRAPHIC CITATION
Ruth Rubinstein, Giovanni Francesco Romanelli's Dido and Aeneas Tapestry Cartoons, Art at Auction (Sotheby's), 1968-1969, pp. 106-119, p. 106, fig. 2
Contact
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