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The Rape of a Sabine

Marks

Verso, bottom center, stamped in brown ink, the mark of Dr. Julius Hofmann, Carlsbad, Vienna (1840-1913)(Lugt 1264); verso, center, stamped in brown ink, the mark of the MFA W.G. Russell Allen Bequest (not in Lugt)

Provenance

Dr. Julius Hofmann, Carlsbad, Vienna (1840-1913)(Lugt 1264); W.G. Russell Allen, Boston (1882-1955); his bequest to the MFA September 10, 1975

Credit Line

Bequest of W. G. Russell Allen

1584

Catalogue Raisonné

Bartsch XII.093.2; Meyer I, 29, i/ii

Accession Number

1975.457

Medium or Technique

Chiaroscuro woodcut printed from five blocks, in tan and four shades of blue-gray

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