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The Rape of the Sabines

Marks

Verso of backing sheet, bottom center, in brown ink, the duplicate stamp of the Albertina, Vienna (Lugt 5g); verso of backing sheet, lower center, stamped in brown ink, the mark of the MFA W.G. Russell Allen Bequest (Lugt 3593)

Provenance

Albertina, Vienna (Lugt 5g); W.G. Russell Allen, Boston (1882-1955); his bequest to the MFA September 10, 1975

Credit Line

Bequest of W. G. Russell Allen

1585

Catalogue Raisonné

Bartsch XII.094.4, i/ii; Meyer 31, i/ii

Accession Number

1975.463

Medium or Technique

Chiaroscuro woodcut (the second and third sheets of three) printed from four blocks, in black and three shades of reddish-brown

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