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GODS & MYTHS
Historia Troiana
Events before the Trojan War Paris on Mount Ida Paris taken away to be killed by a shepherd
Events before the Trojan War Paris on Mount Ida Paris given to a nurse by the shepherds
Further details
This image is described as 'Paris and Hecuba', thus Hecuba gives the infant Paris to a shepherd to be killed - however, the joyful mood suggests that it is rather the shepherds who had found Paris giving him to a nurse
ARTIST/CREATOR
Camuccini, Vincenzo (1771-1844)
DATE
circa 1796
LOCATION
Rome, Accademia di San Luca
Notes on photograph
COLLECTION
Courtauld Institute of Art Photographic Survey (neg. no. B 62/171)
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RELATIONS
Alinari Archives
Rights and permissions
For a larger reproduction and/or permission to reproduce please contact the Courtauld Institute of Art. A larger reproduction can also be consulted in the Warburg Institute Photographic Collection.
Acknowledgements
Record created with the generous support of the Dean's Development Fund of the School of Advanced Study, University of London
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