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LITERATURE
Ancient
Vergil Aeneid Book IV: Love of Dido and Aeneas, after Aeneas's departure Dido kills herselfvv. 259-276: Mercury commands Aeneas to abandon Dido and go to Italy
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ARTIST/CREATOR
Michelangelo Buonarroti (1475-1564) (attributed)
DATE
2nd quarter 16th century - mid 16th century
LOCATION
London, Courtauld Institute Galleries (inv. D.1978.PG.425, formerly Collection Victor Bloch, Sotheby's 12th November 1964)
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RELATIONS
Courtauld Institute of Art
Contact
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