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Title

Rape of the Sabines

1790-1866


Artists

attrib. John Gibson

Wales, Italy, England

1790 - 1866

after Giovanni da Bologna

Italy

1529 - 1608


Details


Date

1790-1866


Media category

Sculpture


Materials used

marble, bronze relief on front of base


Dimensions

82.4 x 30.0 x 26.0 cm; 37.0 x 28.5 x 28.5 cm base


Signature & date

Not signed. Not dated.


Credit

Purchased 1892


Location

Not on display


Accession number

1213


Artist information

attrib. John Gibson

Works in the collection

1

Artist information

after Giovanni da Bologna

Works in the collection

1