The Death of Dido
Sir Joshua Reynolds - circa 1775-1781
1215 x 740 • 175 KB
An early and important example of Renolds trying to practise what he often preached of painting a full-sized heroic subject picture. The postures are familiar from the Italian baroque.
Owner/Location: Royal Collection Trust (UK) - Buckingham Palace (United Kingdom)
Dates: circa 1775-1781
Artist age:Approximately 58 years old.
Dimensions: Height: 147.5 cm (58.07 in.), Width: 239.2 cm (94.17 in.)
Medium: Painting - oil on canvas
Entered by: Member kohn1fox on 20 November 2013.
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