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Aeneas and his Family Fleeing Troy, plate 6 of L'Enea Vagante Pitture dei Caracci (Wanderings of Aeneas Painted by the Carracci), from of a set of twenty prints after the paintings by Ludovico, Annibale, and Agostino Carracci in the Palazzo Fava, Bologna
Aeneas and his Family Fleeing Troy, plate 6 of L'Enea Vagante Pitture dei Caracci (Wanderings of Aeneas Painted by the Carracci), from of a set of twenty prints after the paintings by Ludovico, Annibale, and Agostino Carracci in the Palazzo Fava, Bologna
Date:
1663
Location:
Not on display
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Media:
Etching
Dimensions:
25 x 51 cm (image); 44 x 58.5 cm (sheet)
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Continent:
Europe
Accession Number:
1993.63.63.7
Acquisition Date:
1993-09-16
Credit Line:

Mr. and Mrs. Marcus Sopher Collection

Against the background of a burning Troy, Aeneas, carrying his father Anchises on his shoulders, and heads for the countryside with members of his family and soldiers