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Sentus, the Son of Pompey, applying to Erichto to know the fate of the battle of Pharsalia, (painting)

Artist:
Peale, Charles W.
Type:
Paintings
Exhibition Catalogs
Date:
1876
Notes:
Appears in exhibition catalog as entry no. LXIX
"Wroth was the hag, at ling'ring Death's delay,/ And wonder'd hell could dare to disobey;/ With curling snakes the sentinels trunk the beats;/ And curses dire at ev'ry luth repeats;/ With magic number cleaves the gnawing ground,/ And thus barks downwards to th' abyss profound." [P. 19.]
An Historical Catalogue of Peales' Collection of Paintings. "The proper study of mankind, is man." Philadelphia: Printed by Richard Folwell, No. 33, Mulberry-Street, M,DCC,XCV.
Topic:
History--Ancient--Rome
Literature--Poetry
Literature--Unknown
Figure group--Male
Control number:
AECI 01880067
Data Source:
Pre-1877 Art Exhibition Catalogue Index

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