Judas Treating with the Council of Priests to Betray Christ
Unidentified artist, Italian, 16th century
Sheet: 10.5 x 7.2 cm (4 1/8 x 2 13/16 in.)(trimmed to the borderline)
Medium or Technique
Not On View
Book Illustration, used earlier in Opera Nova Contemplativa, published by Giovanni Andrea Vavassore, Venice, c. 1530
Verso, lower center, stamped in brown ink, the mark of the MFA (Lugt 282)
Robert Treat Paine, Jr. (b. 1900 - d. 1965), Cambridge, Massachusetts; June 8, 1950, his gift to the MFA .
Gift of Robert Treat Paine, Jr.