Rape of the Sabines

English
1750–53
Made at Chelsea Manufactory (England, active 1745–1769)


Object Place: Europe, England

Dimensions

24.77 cm (9 3/4 in.)

Accession Number

30.296

Medium or Technique

Soft-paste porcelain

Not On View

Collections

Europe

Classifications

Porcelain

Man draped with pink: woman with white drapery with sprays of flowers and lined with yellow. Tree trunk and base with raised flowers. Woman’s arm has been off.

Markings

Mark: RED ANCHOR.

Provenance

By 1925, Alfred E. Hutton, London; by 1930, Richard C. Paine (b. 1893 - d. 1966), Boston; 1930, gift of Richard C. Paine to the MFA. (Accession date: April 3, 1930).

Credit Line

Gift of Richard C. Paine