Mucius Scaevola Murders Porsenna's Secretary and Puts His Right Hand in the Fire, Florentine Master ca. 1480
Florentine Master ca. 1480
Mucius Scaevola Murders Porsenna's Secretary and Puts His Right Hand in the Fire
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Florentine Master ca. 1480

Mucius Scaevola Murders Porsenna's Secretary and Puts His Right Hand in the Fire, ca. 1480


Dimensions
67.4 x 152.5 x 0.9 cm
Physical Description
Poplar
Inventory Number
1182
Acquisition
Acquired in 1890
Status
On display

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Mucius Scaevola Murders Porsenna's Secretary and Puts His Right Hand in the Fire
Painter (male)
Period Produced
School
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Poplar
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Picture Copyright
© Städel Museum
Acquisition
Acquired in 1890

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  • 98B(SCAEVOLA, C.M.)61 Gaius Mucius Scaevola before Porsena: he thrusts his right hand into the flames (the body of the king's secretary who erroneously had been killed instead of Porsena may be seen lying on the ground)
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