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Achilles at the Court of Lycomedes discovers himself by choosing a sword, (painting)

Artist:
Teniers (attributed to)
Rubens (attributed to)
Type:
Paintings
Exhibition Catalogs
Date:
1876
Notes:
Appears in exhibition catalog as entry no. 65
Supposed to be by Teniers. Attributed by Stuart to Rubens. [P. 17 (L).] On the back is written, Pattides--Teniers--de Ruvens--Voyez--Tom. 2, P. 1. David Teniers, the younger, 1610-1694. Flemish School, friend of Rubens, and partook strongly of his influence. Famous as a genre-painter. Had many imitators, however, some of whom did not hesitate to forge his name to their pictures. [Pp. 17-18; full entry reads: "Achilles at the Court of Lycomedes discovers himself by choosing a sword from among the trinkets brought by Ulysses in the guise of a peddler."]
Catalogue of the Bowdoin Collection of Paintings, Bowdoin College. Brunswick: Joseph Griffin. 1870.
Topic:
Mythology--Classical--Achilles
Literature--Homer--Odyssey
Figure group--Male
Mythology--Classical--Ulysses
Occupation--Vendor
Control number:
AECI 02090065
Data Source:
Pre-1877 Art Exhibition Catalogue Index

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