Frans Wesseleman Woodcut " Dido's Lament"

"The subject comes from Ancient Greek mythology. Dido is Queen of Carthage and  Aeneas is a greek Adventurer she falls in love with.He , as was to be expected, sails into the sunset. The lament comes from Purcell's opera Dido and Aeneas.


Image size :42 x 49 cm

Frans Wesselman Woodcut " Dido's Lament"