Iconography
LITERATURE
Ancient
Vergil Aeneid Book I: Storm, landing in Libya, arrival in Carthago, meeting with Didovv. 697-756: Aeneas and Amor (disguised as Ascanius) at Dido's feastwith Amor-Ascanius carrying gifts or presented by his father (vv. 695-714)
Vergil Aeneid CyclesCassone panelsHannover, Landesgalerie (on loan from the Museum August Kestner), inv. KM 308-309 (two panels, Apollonio di Giovanni, Mid-15th century)
Further details
ARTIST/CREATOR
Apollonio di Giovanni (Dido Master, born 1415 or 1417, died 1465) (workshop)
DATE
mid 15th century
LOCATION
Hannover, Niedersächsische Landesmuseum, Landesgalerie (inv. KM 309)
PAGE/FOLIO/PLATE NUMBER
2
Notes on photograph
BIBLIOGRAPHIC CITATION
Ellen Callmann, Apollonio di Giovanni, Oxford 1974, pp. 68-69, no. 35
Contact
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