The Roman Charity

'The Roman Charity' or 'Cimon and Pero' adapted from an engraving after Rubens.

Details

Medium:
Porcelain
Dimensions:
54 cm
Acquired in:
1927
Presented by:
Viscount Bearsted through The Art Fund

The father's robe is brown; the girl wears a scarlet bodice and flowered skirt with yellow lining; the group stands on a base of mazarine blue and gold.

Provenance

Collection of Mrs Radford, Bearsted

Venue details

British Museum Great Russell Street, LONDON London WC1B 3DG 020 7323 8299 www.britishmuseum.org

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