Iconography
HISTORY
World chronicles
CyclesManuscripts Histoire ancienne jusqu'à CésarVatican City, Biblioteca Apostolica Vaticana, Vat. lat. 5895
LITERATURE
Ancient
Vergil Aeneid Book IV: Love of Dido and Aeneas, after Aeneas's departure Dido kills herselfvv. 642-666: Dido stabs herself with Aeneas's swordDido falls into Aeneas's sword
Vergil Aeneid Book IV: Love of Dido and Aeneas, after Aeneas's departure Dido kills herselfvv. 581-583: Aeneas sails away from Carthage
Further details
ARTIST/CREATOR
Italian
DATE
late 13th century - 1st half 14th century
LOCATION
Vatican City, Biblioteca Apostolica Vaticana → Vat. lat. 5895, fol. 103v
TEXT/BOOK/DOCUMENT (SOURCE OF PHOTO)
Histoire ancienne jusqu'à César
Notes on photograph
COLLECTION
Hamburg stamp (Bibliothek Warburg)
BIBLIOGRAPHIC CITATION
Fritz Saxl, Lectures, London 1957, pl. 77b; Doris Oltrogge, Die Illustrationszyklen zur 'Histoire ancienne jusqu'à César', Frankfurt 1989, pp. 26-38, 312-315
Rights and permissions
This material is licensed under a Creative Commons Attribution-Non Commercial 3.0 Unported License
Contact
For comments or queries, please contact photographic.collect@sas.ac.uk