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The Continence of Scipio
The Continence of Scipio
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Date:
1766
Location:
Not on display
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Engraving
Dimensions:
48 x 60.2 cm (image)
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Europe
Accession Number:
1963.30.13352
Acquisition Date:
1963-04-09
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Achenbach Foundation for Graphic Arts

A victorious Roman general accepts a female hostage presented by a representative of those forces he and his army defeated.Treasures, kraters and boxes are being brought forward for presentation as well.All this in a draped and highly imaginary Classical landscape. (Jim Hahn 11/09/94)

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