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Judas Treating with the Council of Priests to Betray Christ

About 1510–40
Unidentified artist, Italian, 16th century


Dimensions

Sheet: 10.5 x 7.2 cm (4 1/8 x 2 13/16 in.)(trimmed to the borderline)

Accession Number

50.2669

Medium or Technique

Woodcut

Not On View

Collections

Europe, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Prints

Book Illustration, used earlier in Opera Nova Contemplativa, published by Giovanni Andrea Vavassore, Venice, c. 1530

Markings

Verso, lower center, stamped in brown ink, the mark of the MFA (Lugt 282)

Provenance

Robert Treat Paine, Jr. (b. 1900 - d. 1965), Cambridge, Massachusetts; June 8, 1950, his gift to the MFA .

Credit Line

Gift of Robert Treat Paine, Jr.