Iconography
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 stabs herself, standing or seated, next to logs or a fire
Modern
Ovide moralisé CyclesLyon, Bibliothèque municipale, 742
Ovide moralisé Book XIV
Further details
ARTIST/CREATOR
Maître du Policraticus de Charles V (active Paris, late 14th century) (workshop)
DATE
circa 1385
LOCATION
Lyon, Bibliotheque municipale → 742, fol. 243v
TEXT/BOOK/DOCUMENT (SOURCE OF PHOTO)
Ovide moralisé
Notes on photograph
COLLECTION
Hamburg stamp (Bibliothek Warburg)
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RELATIONS
Bibliothèque Municipale Lyon
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