Dido's Sacrifice to Juno

Artist: Jean Bernard Restout (French, Paris 1732–1797 Paris)
Former Attribution: Formerly attributed to Joseph Marie Vien (French, Montpellier 1716–1809 Paris) Formerly attributed to Jean-Baptiste Marie Pierre (French, Paris 1714–1789 Paris)
Date: ca. 1772–74
Medium: Oil paint, over pen and brown ink, brush and brown wash, on paper, mounted on canvas
Dimensions: 12 5/8 x 15 3/8 in. (32 x 39 cm)
Classification: Drawings
Credit Line: Purchase, Van Day Truex Fund, 1983
Accession Number: 1983.429

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