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 Book I: Storm, landing in Libya, arrival in Carthago, meeting with DidoCycles
Vergil Aeneid Book I: Storm, landing in Libya, arrival in Carthago, meeting with Didovv. 631-632: Dido welcomes Aeneas to her palace
Further details
Probably a copy of a lost drawing for Raimondi's Quos Ego, or a later pasticcio: the central figure comes from Dido welcoming Aeneas, the two right figures from Venus appearing as virgin huntress
ARTIST/CREATOR
Raphael (Raffaello Sanzio) (1483-1520) (after)
DATE
circa 1515 after c1515
LOCATION
Chatsworth, Chatsworth House (inv. 69)
Notes on photograph
COLLECTION
Courtauld Institute of Art Photographic Survey (B 62 1122)
DESCRIPTION
Courtauld list 776
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.
Contact
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