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Aeneas offers a Sacrifice to Apollo, plate 8 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 offers a Sacrifice to Apollo, plate 8 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
Century:
Media:
Etching
Dimensions:
25 x 43 cm (image); 44 x 58.5 cm (sheet)
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Continent:
Europe
Accession Number:
1993.63.63.9
Acquisition Date:
1993-09-16
Credit Line:

Mr. and Mrs. Marcus Sopher Collection

Aeneas genuflects before a plinth on which is a statue of a naked Apollo; some priests and boys stand beside an altar; a large number of people and a classical building in the background