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The Rape of the Sabines

Artist: Andrea Andreani (Mantua, 1558/1559–1629)
Artist: After a bronze plaque by Giambologna (Netherlandish, Douai 1529–1608 Florence)
Date: 1585
Medium: Chiaroscuro woodcut in three sections (joined), each printed from four blocks
Dimensions: Sheet (left panel, trimmed to block line): 29 3/8 × 10 1/4 in. (74.6 × 26 cm) Sheet (center panel, trimmed to block line): 29 1/2 × 12 3/4 in. (74.9 × 32.4 cm) Sheet (right panel, trimmed to block line): 29 3/4 × 13 7/8 in. (75.6 × 35.2 cm)
Classification: Prints
Credit Line: Rogers Fund, 1922
Accession Number: 22.73.3-73,74,75

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