Scene from Virgil's Aeneid

Alternately titled: Parce pias scelerare manus Nam Polydorus ego

Dante Gabriel Rossetti

1834-1836 (circa)

Physical Description

Medium: pen and ink
Dimensions: 4.5 x 5 cm
Signature: G. Rossetti
Note: “G. Rossetti invenio” is located on the lower right, outside the oval frame of the picture.

Production Description

Production Date: 1834-1836 (circa)

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Scene from Virgil's Aeneid
Copyright: ©Robin Alston

Included Text

Parce pias scelerare manus,

Nam Polydorus ego.
Note: The text is written in an elegant script below the scene.
Electronic Archive Edition: 1
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