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The Abduction of Helen, after the engraving by Marcantonio Raimondi
The Abduction of Helen, after the engraving by Marcantonio Raimondi
Date:
early 16th century
Location:
Not on display
Century:
Media:
Engraving
Dimensions:
29.6 x 42.9 cm (image)
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Object Type:
Country:
Continent:
Europe
Provenance:

Provenance: : Sir M. Sykes;
LL verso: "M" (poss. L. 1843, of an unidentified collector).

Accession Number:
1954.46
Acquisition Date:
1954-06-14
Credit Line:

Achenbach Foundation for Graphic Arts

A landing army is meeting an army on a shore, while in the foreground a woman is pulled from the land onto a boat by soldiers.