Iconography
ARCHITECTURE
Italy
BolognaPalazzo FavaSala dell'EneideCopies by Giuseppe Maria Mitelli (1663) - Large paintings
LITERATURE
Ancient
Vergil Aeneid Book III: Aeneas recounts his journeys: Thrace, Delos, Crete, the island of the Harpies, Buthrotum, Italyvv. 525-529: At the first sighting of Italy Anchises pours a libation of wine
Vergil Aeneid CyclesBologna, Palazzo Fava (Carracci, 1584)Engravings by Giuseppe Maria Mitelli (1663)
RITUAL
Libation
Further details
ARTIST/CREATOR
Mitelli, Giuseppe Maria (1634-1718) after Carracci, Ludovico, Agostino or Annibale
DATE
1663
LOCATION
New York, Metropolitan Museum of Art
PAGE/FOLIO/PLATE NUMBER
11
Notes on photograph
COLLECTION
Bartsch (XIX.291.57)
BIBLIOGRAPHIC CITATION
Achille Bertarelli, Le Incisioni di Giuseppe Maria Mitelli, Milan 1940, no. 70
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RELATIONS
British Museum
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