Iconography
GODS & MYTHS
Historia Troiana
The War of Troy Main episodes Death of HectorAchilles dragging the corpse of Hector
The War of Troy Main episodes The Trojan HorseThe Trojans pull the horse into the city
LITERATURE
Ancient
Vergil Aeneid Book I: Storm, landing in Libya, arrival in Carthago, meeting with Didovv. 520-578: Dido receives Ilioneus
Vergil Aeneid Book I: Storm, landing in Libya, arrival in Carthago, meeting with Didovv. 418-440: The invisible Aeneas admires the Carthagians building their city
Vergil Aeneid CyclesCassone panelsNew Haven, Yale University Art Gallery (Apollonio di Giovanni, Mid-15th century)
Further details
Centre and right: Dido receiving the Trojans, Aeneas and Achates watch the building of Carthage
ARTIST/CREATOR
Apollonio di Giovanni (Dido Master, born 1415 or 1417, died 1465)
DATE
1450 - 1460
LOCATION
New Haven, CT, Yale University Art Gallery (inv. 1871.35)
PAGE/FOLIO/PLATE NUMBER
2
Notes on photograph
BIBLIOGRAPHIC CITATION
Ellen Callmann, Apollonio di Giovanni, Oxford 1974, pp. 54-55, no. 6
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RELATIONS
Yale University Art Gallery
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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