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Laomedon refuses Apollo and Poseidon their reward: M.70

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Object information

Current Location: Gallery 6 (Upper Marlay): Italian Art 14th-16th centuries


Laomedon refuses Apollo and Poseidon their reward


Painter: Unknown




Two scenes from a series of paintings of Laomedon and the Building of Troy, see M.69.

Measurements and weight

Height: 61.9 cm
Width: 108.3 cm

Acquisition and important dates

Method of acquisition: Bequeathed (1912) by Marlay, Charles Brinsley

School or Style

North Italian

People, subjects and objects depicted

Materials used in production

Oil paint

Components of the work

Support composed of canvas

Techniques used in production

Painting (image-making) : Oil on canvas

References and bibliographic entries

Related exhibitions

Identification numbers

Accession number: M.70
Primary reference Number: 536
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Audit data

Created: Saturday 6 August 2011 Updated: Monday 3 August 2020 Last processed: Friday 8 December 2023

Associated departments & institutions

Owner or interested party: The Fitzwilliam Museum
Associated department: Paintings, Drawings and Prints

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