Dante et Virgile [Dante and Virgil] Having failed on two occasions to win the Prix de Rome ( and ), Bouguereau was hungry for revenge. His early submissions to .
In the tenth pouch of the eighth circle of hell, Dante and Virgil encounter falsifiers, which include alchemists, counterfeiters, perjurers, and imposters. William-Adolphe Bouguereau, Dante and Virgil, , oil on canvas.
Dante and Virgil in Hell April, Dante, wandering lost in the dark wilderness, sees a vague figure emerge from the darkness. It is Virgil, the Latin poet, in whose works Dante had found fruitful lessons in moral living and literary perfection. Dante and Virgil in Hell Fine Art Images/Heritage Images/Getty Images Here we see Dante and Virgil in Hell. As they observe the suffering of the wrathful, they too are observed by a demon of the Malebranche.
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Apr 24, · Virgil, in Dante's work, lives in a castle in Limbo (the first of Hell's circles), along with other virtuous pagans or non-Christians, those named including Electra, Julius Caesar, Hector, Aeneas, Penthesilea, Plato, Aristotle, Thales, Avicenna, Averroes, and Saladin.