|Barque of Dante (Manet)|
|Year||1854 to 1858|
|Type||Oil paint on canvas|
|Dimensions||36 by 46 centimetres (14 in × 18 in)|
|Location||Museum of Fine Arts of Lyon, Lyon, France|
The painting depicts events from canto eight of Dante Alighieri's Inferno, in which Dante is escorted across the River Styx by his guide, the classical poet Virgil. The City of the Dead burns in the background.
Barque of Dante by Delacroix, 1822, The Louvre, Paris
- "Copy after Delacroix's "Bark of Dante"". www.metmuseum.org. Retrieved 2019-08-29.