Dido and Aeneas

Dublin Core

Title

Dido and Aeneas

Artwork Item Type Metadata

Agent Name

Manetti, Rutilio di Lorenzo

Agent Role

artist

Agent Culture

Italian

Date

1630

Time Period

17th century

Material

oil on canvas

Technique

painting

Work Type

painting

Book

Book IV

Scene Depicted

96B3 the tragedy of Dido (Virgil, Aeneid IV)

Other Scene Depicted

96B331 Aeneas has his fleet put into readiness; complaints of Dido

Institution

Los Angeles County Museum of Art

Institution Location

United States

Rights

Public Domain

Image Source

The Athanaeum

Acquisition Method

Reid

URL

http://www.the-athenaeum.org/art/detail.php?ID=212484

Text Reference

Reid, Jane Davidson, and Chris Rohmann. The Oxford Guide to Classical Mythology in the Arts, 1300-1990s. Oxford University Press, 1993.

Collection

Tags

Citation

“Dido and Aeneas,” Mirabile Visu: Art of the Aeneid, accessed October 20, 2021, http://artofaeneid.com/items/show/3592.