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A Group of the Rape of the Sabines, (sculpture)

Artist:
Tenerani
Unknown (copy after)
Medium:
Verde antique
Type:
Sculptures
Exhibition Catalogs
Date:
1876
Notes:
Appears in exhibition catalog as entry no. 101 (Sale info: $175.00).
Is a Group of the Rape of the Sabines, made of Verde Antique, copied from the original, by Tenerani. This group is very fine, and universally admired; and the stone of which these are made, is rare, and very difficult to trace with the chissel, being exceedingly brittle. [P. 7.]
Catalogue of Marble Statuary exhibited at Harding's Rooms.
Topic:
Figure group
History--Ancient--Rome
State of Being--Evil--Violence
Mythology--Classical--Sabine
Control number:
AECI 00040099
Data Source:
Pre-1877 Art Exhibition Catalogue Index

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