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Collection of the Smithsonian Cooper-Hewitt, National Design Museum

Drawing, "Agamemnon Refuses to Liberate Chryseis; Minerva Appears to Achilles; The Abduction of Briseis: Galerie d'Iliad, Palazzo Milzetti, Faenza", 1802–05

type: Drawing

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In upper drawing, kneeling priest and companions at left; Agamemnon stands with two captive girls at right with ship in background. In center drawing, Achilles calmed by Minerva while draws his sword. In lower drawing, Achilles seated at left while Patroclus asks Briseis to follow two messengers of Agamemnon.


Felice Giani


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