Rape of the Sabines
late 16th century
Object Place: Europe, Florence, Italy
9.37 x 11.91 cm (3 11/16 x 4 11/16 in.)
Medium or Technique
Not On View
Relief in semi-precious stone, dark green slightly mottled. Architectural background in lower relief than figures; some heads and arms in full relief.
Mathias Komor (dealer; b. 1909 - d. 1984), New York; 1952, sold by Komor to the MFA for $300. (Accession date: December 11, 1952).
Helen and Alice Colburn Fund