Iconography
LITERATURE
Ancient
Vergil Aeneid Book I: Storm, landing in Libya, arrival in Carthago, meeting with Didovv. 393-401: Venus tells Aeneas that his men have landed safely, just as swans in the air had not been disturbed by an eagle
Further details
See correspondence with P. Carlier, Brussels, August-September 1985 in the Warburg Institute Archive; Companion piece to a painting of a flying Mercury
ARTIST/CREATOR
Dorigny, Michel (1616-1665)
DATE
mid 17th century
LOCATION
Brussels, Galerie D'Arenberg
Contact
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