Wednesday, October 3, 2012

Fun Finds: The Aeneid

This is a painting entitled, "Dido and Aeneas escape to a cave before the Thunderstorm," and it was painted by Johann Heinrich Wilhelm Tischbein [German, 1751-1829]. I thought it was beautiful and I love seeing classic texts as artwork because I love me some art history. 

On a funnier note, here's a comic I found about Aeneas looking on the brighter side of things:


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