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A man in armor and his wife in a long cloak (possibly Huguenots)

Artist:
Pietro Paolo Olivieri (Italian, Rome 1551–1599 Rome)
Date:
16th century
Culture:
Italian, Rome
Medium:
White marble
Dimensions:
Overall: 75 3/4 in. (192.4 cm); Overall: 79 1/4 in. (201.3 cm); Pedestal: 26 x 43 1/2 x 80 in. (66 x 110.5 x 203.2 cm)
Classification:
Sculpture
Credit Line:
Egleston Fund, 1912
Accession Number:
12.197.1, .2
Not on view
Signature: Engraved at top of man's pillow: P. PAVLI.OLIVERII.ROMANI.OPVS
Robert W. De Forest (until 1912; sold to MMA)
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