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Beautiful Dido receives Aeneas at Carthage, bowl
(c. 1522-1525)

Medium
earthenware (maiolica)
Measurements
5.1 × 25.9 cm diameter
Place/s of Execution
Urbino, Italy
Inscription
painted in blue on inside of rim l.r.: ˄ F ˄ R ˄
Accession Number
D4-1976
Department
International Decorative Arts
Credit Line
National Gallery of Victoria, Melbourne
Felton Bequest, 1976
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Gallery location
16th & 17th Century Gallery - Painting and Sculpture
Mezzanine linked to Level 1, NGV International
Description
Wide flat rim painted with Dido and attendant receiving Aeneas, foreground fallen broken column and tablet.