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Rape of a Sabine Woman

Artist:
Andrea Andreani (Mantua, 1558/1559–1629)
Artist:
After Giambologna (Netherlandish, Douai 1529–1608 Florence)
Date:
1584
Medium:
Chiaroscuro woodcut from three blocks printed in light brown
Dimensions:
Sheet: 6 7/8 × 9 3/16 in. (17.5 × 23.3 cm)
Classification:
Prints
Credit Line:
Rogers Fund, 1922
Accession Number:
22.73.3-71
Not on view
Inscription: At lower right: Rapta Sabinam / Io: Bolog. marm: excul. / Andreas Andrean Mat: / incisit, aiq. Bernardum / Vechietum dicauirano / M.D.LXXXIIII

Marking: On verso at center: The Metropolitan Museum of Art stamp
Vendor: E. Parsons & Sons (London)
Bartsch XII.93.2; Meyer I.722.29
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