Iconography
LITERATURE
Ancient
Vergil Aeneid Book XI: Mourning and new war, Camilla fights for Turnus and is killedvv. 794-804: Arruns wounds Camilla with a spear
Vergil Aeneid CyclesCassone panelsÉcouen, Musée de la Renaissance, inv. 7505 (workshop of Apollonio di Giovanni, Mid-15th century)
Vergil Aeneid Book XII: Duel between Aeneas and Turnusvv. 212-215: The Trojans and Latins bring sacrifices to confirm the truce
Vergil Aeneid Book XII: Duel between Aeneas and Turnusvv. 938-952: Aeneas sees that the wounded Turnus is wearing Pallas's baldric and kills him
Vergil Aeneid Events after the end of Vergil's text (described by Maffeo Vegio in his appendix to Book XII)vv. 460-489: Marriage of Lavinia and Aeneas
Further details
ARTIST/CREATOR
Apollonio di Giovanni (Dido Master, born 1415 or 1417, died 1465) (workshop)
DATE
mid 15th century
LOCATION
Écouen, Musée nationale de la Renaissance (inv. 7505 (1710))
Notes on photograph
BIBLIOGRAPHIC CITATION
Ellen Callmann, Apollonio di Giovanni, Oxford 1974, pp. 69-70, no. 38
Contact
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