Iconography
LITERATURE
Ancient
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
Modern
Petrarca, FrancescoDe remediis utriusque fortunae CyclesPetrarch Master, Augsburg, probably around 1520 (printed only later)
Petrarca, FrancescoDe remediis utriusque fortunae Unhappy fortunecap. 121: Violent death
RELIGIOUS ICONOGRAPHY
Saints
Saints A - ZStephenLifeStoning of St Stephen
Further details
The text mentions neither Stephen nor Turnus - the Stoning of Stephen is easily recognisable because of the Dalmatic he is wearing and God in the clouds, and Aeneas seems to be holding the baldric of Pallas mentioned in the Aeneis
ARTIST/CREATOR
Petrarch Master (active early 16th century)
DATE
circa 1520
LOCATION
n/a
TEXT/BOOK/DOCUMENT (SOURCE OF PHOTO)
Petrarca, FrancescoTrostspiegel in Glück und Unglück, Frankfurt (Bringer), 1620, p. 362
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RELATIONS
complete digital copy of illustrated text (external website)
Contact
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