A patinated bronze figural group: The Rape of the Sabines
after a model by Giambologna (Italian, 1521-1608)
second half 19th century
Modeled as a Roman soldier abducts a scantily clad maiden, her arms outstretched in panic, a Sabine man below, on rocky ground, inscribed Jean Bologna, on marble plinth base.
height overall 24 3/4in (63cm)