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. 184-193: After landing, Aeneas, accompanied by Achates, shoots seven stags
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 Book VIII: Vision of the river god Tiber, journey to king Evander of Pallantium, Venus brings Aeneas new armsvv. 81-85: Aeneas finds, as Tiber had prophesied, a sow with 30 piglets, and sacrifices her to Jupiter and Juno
Vergil Aeneid CyclesCassone panelsNew Haven, Yale University Art Gallery (Apollonio di Giovanni, Mid-15th century)
Vergil Aeneid Book VII: Aeneas lands in Latium, beginning of conflict with Turnusvv. 107-134: Aeneas and his companions rest at the shore and eat the bread they had used like plates
MAGIC & SCIENCE
Geography
Topography Ancient townsRome
Further details
ARTIST/CREATOR
Apollonio di Giovanni (Dido Master, born 1415 or 1417, died 1465) (workshop)
DATE
circa 1450 - 1460
LOCATION
New Haven, CT, Yale University Art Gallery (inv. 1871.35)
PAGE/FOLIO/PLATE NUMBER
2
Notes on photograph
COLLECTION
Hamburg stamp (Bibliothek Warburg)
BIBLIOGRAPHIC CITATION
Ellen Callmann, Apollonio di Giovanni, Oxford 1974, pp. 54-55, no. 6
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RELATIONS
Yale University Art Gallery
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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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