Dido shows Aeneas the plans for the fortifications of Carthage

Dido shows Aeneas the plans for the fortifications of Carthage

1679

woven by

Michael Wauters

(Flemish, 1679)

designed by

Giovanni Francesco Romanelli

(Italian, 1610-1662)

Tapestry weave: silk and wool

Overall: 416.4 x 563.6 cm (163 15/16 x 221 7/8 in.)

Gift of Mrs. Francis F. Prentiss, in memory of Dr. Dudley P. Allen 1915.79.4

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