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Death of Virginia By the Hand of Her Father, (painting)

Artist:
Camuccini
Subject:
Virginia
Virginius
Appius Claudius
Type:
Paintings
Exhibition Catalogs
Date:
1876
Notes:
Appears in exhibition catalog as entry no. 15
Camuccini, director of the Academy of Fine Arts, at Rome. This handsome painting represents the tragical death of Virginia by the hand of her father, the Roman Tribune. It has been executed by Order of the Emperor Napoleon, who made a present of it to his illustrious sister, Queen of Etruria. [P. 6.]
Synopsis of a valuable Collection of Old Italian Paintings, Marble Statuary, and other Rare Articles of Fine Arts, in the possession of Mr. John Clark, now exhibiting at the Academy of Fine Arts, in Barclay Street. New York, Lesueur & Co's Printing Office, No. 3, Barclay Street, opposite the Academy of Fine Arts. 1839.
Artist address: Rome, Italy.
Artist professional affiliation: Academy of Fine Arts, Rome.
Topic:
History--Ancient--Rome
State of Being--Death--Murder
Portrait female
Portrait male
Figure group
Control number:
AECI 04320015
Data Source:
Pre-1877 Art Exhibition Catalogue Index

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