Aeneas saves his father from the burning Troy

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Title

Aeneas saves his father from the burning Troy

Artwork Item Type Metadata

Other Title

Aeneas redt zijn vader uit het brandende Troje

Agent Name

Folkema, Jacob

Agent Role

artist

Agent Culture

Dutch

Agent 2 Name

Dubourg, Louis Fabricius

Agent 2 Role

after artist

Date

1703 - 1767

Time Period

18th century

Technique

etching

Work Type

print

Description

Original Dutch: Allegorische voorstelling, vervaardigd voor een boekuitgave van de theaterstukken van Paul Scarron. Aeneas, geflankeerd door zijn zoon en vrouw, redt zijn vader uit het brandende Troje. English Translation: Allegorical representation, made for a book edition of the plays by Paul Scarron. Aeneas, flanked by his son and wife, saves his father from the burning Troy.

Description Source

Rijksmuseum

Book

Book II

Scene Depicted

96B113 'Pius Aeneas': Aeneas, leading Ascanius, escapes from burning Troy, carrying his father Anchises with the Penates; his wife Creusa, who sets out with them, is lost on the way

Institution

Rijksmuseum

Institution Location

Netherlands

Rights

Public Domain

Image Source

Rijksmuseum

Acquisition Method

Rijksmuseum API

URL

http://hdl.handle.net/10934/RM0001.COLLECT.111677

Collection

Citation

“Aeneas saves his father from the burning Troy,” Mirabile Visu, accessed November 21, 2019, http://artofaeneid.com/items/show/3621.