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The death of Dido, Queen of Carthage, she is shown seated plunging a sword through her breast, a relief portrait of her husband Sychaeus before her

Artist:
Francesco Albani (Italian, Bologna 1578–1660 Bologna)
Date:
ca. 1620–50
Medium:
Etching
Dimensions:
sheet: 10 7/8 x 7 7/8 in. (27.7 x 20 cm)
Classification:
Prints
Credit Line:
Harris Brisbane Dick Fund, 1953
Accession Number:
53.600.4129
Not on view
Signature: Signed lower left on step 'Albani in.'
Princes of Liechtenstein, Vaduz and Vienna; Vendor: P. & D. Colnaghi & Co.
B. XVIII.342; Meyer.I.176.1
Allgemeines Künstler-Lexikon. I, Leipzig, 1872.



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