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Death of Regulus, (painting)

Artist:
Rosa, Sal.
Subject:
Regulus
Type:
Paintings
Exhibition Catalogs
Date:
1876
Notes:
Appears in exhibition catalog as entry no. 33
"The barbarity of the Carthagenians in the cruel death of Regulus, for having prevented peace with the Romans, is a subject well suited to the terrible pencil of Salvator Rosa; who found nature too tame, and common life too insipid, for the boldness of his designs." [P. 8.]
Gallery of Pictures, selected from the most admired productions of the Old Masters, Doggett's Repository, No. 16 Market-Street.
Topic:
History--Ancient--Rome
History--Ancient--Carthage
State of Being--Death
Portrait male
Control number:
AECI 03270033
Data Source:
Pre-1877 Art Exhibition Catalogue Index

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