Scipio’s Continence

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Artist: Amico Aspertini
Artwork: Scipio’s Continence
Description: The painting depicts the story of Scipio Africanus, who was a Roman general during the Second Punic War. defeating the Carthaginians at the Battle of Zama, Scipio was given a beautiful young woman named Sophonisba as a gift. However, Scipio returned her to her husband, showing his self-restraint and sense of honor.
Url: Nacional del Prado Oil/AspertiniAmicoAspertiniGuidoLacontinenciadeEscipión46cmx157cmx19cm.avif

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