Iconography
GODS & MYTHS
Historia Troiana
Events before the Trojan War The rape of Helen Rape of Helen
Further details
Maiolica istoriato charger painted in typical palette. The Rape of Helen is adapted from an engraving dated 1542 by Enea Vico; also the equestrian figures to the right are adapted from an engraving by Marcantonio Raimondi, after a design for tapestry by Raphael (B. 211. 1036)
ARTIST/CREATOR
Urbino after Vico, Enea (1523-1567)
DATE
16th century
LOCATION
London, Sotheby's (lot 67) (23 April 1974)
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RELATIONS
Victoria and Albert Museum
Acknowledgements
Record created with the generous support of the Dean's Development Fund of the School of Advanced Study, University of London
Contact
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