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Rape of the Sabines

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

Provenance

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

English, 1750–53

Object Place

England

Dimensions

24.77 cm (9 3/4 in.)

Accession Number

30.296

Medium or Technique

Soft-paste porcelain

Collections

Europe

Classifications

Ceramics, Porcelain