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Tarpeia is Crushed Under the Sabine Shields, pl.20 from the series The Story of Romulus and Remus
Tarpeia is Crushed Under the Sabine Shields, pl.20 from the series The Story of Romulus and Remus
Date:
16th century
Location:
Not on display
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Media:
Engraving
Dimensions:
14.1 x 18.4 cm (image)
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Continent:
Europe
Accession Number:
1963.30.37369
Acquisition Date:
1963-04-09
Credit Line:

Achenbach Foundation for Graphic Arts

Soldiers filing into a city through a triumphal arch raise their shields to crush a soldier lying on the ground.

Contemporaneous Works “Art from the same century and country”