Achilles about to kill Hector, Pallas Athena between them
Giovanni Maria Benzoni (Italian, Songavazzo, near Clusone (Lombardy) 1809–1873 Rome)
Pedestal, 33-1/4 x 33 in. (84.5 x 83.8 cm); L. 46 in. (116.8 cm.)
Gift of Mrs. Lawrence Kip, 1899
Not on view
One of four panels (99.9c–f) that originally decorated the sides of the marble pedestal of 99.9a, b, Hector and Andromache. This relief, the first relief of the sequence, derives from Homer's Iliad XXII, 305-65.