The Paintings, Watercolors and Drawings of Paul Cezanne
Enée rencontrant Didon à Carthage
Alternate title: Aenas meeting Dido at Carthage
Rewald: (W43); Venturi: (871) 1872–77; Venturi revised: c.1872
Watercolor, gouache, and graphite on laid paper (fragment)
4 3/4 x 7 1/4 in. (12 x 18.4 cm)
[Pearlman Collection], July 1, 1958–September 1, 1959, No number listed. Traveled to: Fogg Art Museum, Cambridge, Massachusetts.
Traveled to: Princeton University Art Museum, Princeton, New Jersey, December 8, 1974–March 14, 1975. Munson-Williams-Proctor Institute, Utica, New York, April 13–August 31, 1975. Francine and Sterling Clark Institute, Williamstown, Massachusetts, September 26, 1975–February 22, 1976. Carnegie Institute, Pittsburgh, April 6–May 30, 1976.
Traveled to: Musée Granet, Aix-en-Provence, France, July 11–October 5, 2014. High Museum of Art, Atlanta, October 25, 2014–January 11, 2015. Vancouver Art Gallery, Vancouver, Canada, February 7–May 18, 2015. Princeton University Art Museum, Princeton, New Jersey, September 12, 2015–January 3, 2016.
The watercolor represents a scene from Book I of Virgil's Aeneid.
Record last updated October 17, 2019. Please note that the information on this and all pages is periodically reviewed and subject to change.
Citation: Feilchenfeldt, Walter, Jayne Warman, and David Nash. "Enée rencontrant Didon à Carthage, c.1875 (FWN 1850)." The Paintings, Watercolors and Drawings of Paul Cezanne: An Online Catalogue Raisonné. https://www.cezannecatalogue.com/catalogue/entry.php?id=1020 (accessed on September 18, 2020).