Alabaster Statue of Achilles Rape of Polyxena After Pio Fedi (1815-1892)
Our alabaster sculpture depicting The Rape of Polyxena, after the original marble completed by Pio Fedi (1815-1892) in 1868, installed in the Loggia dei Lanzi, the open-air museum in the Piazza della Signoria in Florence, Italy. Depicted is Achilles, the Greek warrior, abducting Polyxena while striking Hecuba with her brother, Troiius, laying beneath. 40 x 17.5 x 15.25 inches, on marble pedestal measuring 30 inches tall and matching the width and depth of the sculpture. Apparently unsigned.