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Roman Women supplicating the Gods
Roman Women supplicating the Gods
Artist:
Date:
19th–20th century
Location:
Not on display
Century:
Media:
Wood Engraving
Dimensions:
14.2 x 9 cm (image)
Department:
Object Type:
Country:
Continent:
North America
Accession Number:
1950.70.170
Acquisition Date:
1950-12-01
Credit Line:

Gift of Mr. and Mrs. Hamilton Wolf

Roman women in flowing garments some with loosened hair; pray before a raised statue; arms are held high by some; child is held up by one; others have nearly collapsed; temple interior; brick floor; open arches; tongs on floor next to charcoal brazier.