Laomedon, King of Troy, detected by Neptune and Apollo.Vide Hom. Iliad 21. From the Painting of Salvator Rosa in the Collection of William Hunter M.D.
Line engraving, 450 x 360mm. 17½ x 14".
Apollo and Neptune disguised themselves and helped Laomedon to built the city of Troy, as recounted in Homer's Iliad. The painting (now in the Hunterian Museum and Art Gallery, Glasgow) which Strange believed to be by Salvator Rosa, is currently unattributed.
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