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The Romans with their Sabine Wives from the Story of the Romans and the Sabines

Designer: Nicolas van Orley
(active 1570–1585)

Maker: Workshop of Joost van Herzeele (Flemish, active before 1580–89) , prob. (for Peretti family member, Montalto ?)
Artist: After a print by Hans Vredeman de Vries (Netherlandish, Leeuwarden 1527–1606 (?) Antwerp (?)) (palace and garden only)
Date: 1570–85
Culture: Flemish, Brussels or Antwerp
Medium: Wool, silk (19-21 warps per inch, 7-8 per cm.)
Dimensions: H. 81 x W. 244 inches (205.7 x 619.8 cm)
Classification: Textiles-Tapestries
Credit Line: Rogers Fund, 1942
Accession Number: 42.56.1

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