|The Wounded Philoctetes|
|Danish: Den sårede Filoktet|
|Artist||N. A. Abildgaard|
|Medium||Oil on canvas|
|Dimensions||123 cm × 175.5 cm (48 in × 69.1 in)|
|Location||National Gallery of Denmark, Copenhagen|
Having received a five-year scholarship from the Royal Danish Academy of Fine Arts, Abildgaard stayed in Rome where he painted his interpretation of the hero Philoctetes who was wounded by a snake and left behind on a Greek island by his brothers in arms during the Trojan War. 
- Lederballe, Thomas. "N. A. Abildgaard: Den sårede Filoktet, 1775". National Gallery of Denmark. Retrieved 4 February 2013.