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 feastwithout Amor-Ascanius in a prominent role
Vergil Aeneid Book I: Storm, landing in Libya, arrival in Carthago, meeting with Didovv. 314-334: Venus appears to Aeneas and Achates as Virgin Huntress
Vergil Aeneid Book I: Storm, landing in Libya, arrival in Carthago, meeting with Didovv. 586-593: Aeneas becomes visible in front of Dido
Vergil Aeneid Book I: Storm, landing in Libya, arrival in Carthago, meeting with Didovv. 418-440: The invisible Aeneas admires the Carthagians building their city
SECULAR ICONOGRAPHY
Coats-of-Arms
Scotland Royal arms
Further details
ARTIST/CREATOR
Rouen (attributed)
DATE
circa 1460
LOCATION
Edinburgh, University Library → 195, fol. 65r
TEXT/BOOK/DOCUMENT (SOURCE OF PHOTO)
VergilWorks
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RELATIONS
Edinburgh University Library
Contact
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