The Funeral of Misenus (A design for Virgil's 'Aeneid', Book VI)


  • Title

    The Funeral of Misenus (A design for Virgil's 'Aeneid', Book VI)

  • Artist/maker

    Francis Cleyn (c. 1582 - 1658)
  • Associated place

    Europe (place of creation)
  • Date

    c. 1653
  • Material and technique

    brush and grey wash, incised for transfer and reddened on verso

  • Object type

  • Dimensions

    sheet 27 x 19.9 cm (height x width)
  • No. of items


  • Credit line

    Bequeathed by Francis Douce, 1834, and transferred from the Bodleian Library in 1863.

  • Museum location

  • Museum department

    Western Art

  • Accession no.


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