Herodias and Salome with the Head of John the Baptist

Bartolommeo Coriolano, Italian, c. 1599 - 1676. After Guido Reni, Italian (active Bologna and Rome), 1575 - 1642.

Geography:
Made in Italy, Europe

Date:
1631

Medium:
Woodcut (chiaroscuro), printed in brown and black ink, from three blocks

Dimensions:
Sheet: 6 11/16 x 7 3/8 inches (17 x 18.7 cm)

Curatorial Department:
Prints, Drawings, and Photographs

Object Location:

Currently not on view

Accession Number:
1985-52-2174

Credit Line:
The Muriel and Philip Berman Gift, acquired from the John S. Phillips bequest of 1876 to the Pennsylvania Academy of the Fine Arts, with funds contributed by Muriel and Philip Berman, gifts (by exchange) of Lisa Norris Elkins, Bryant W. Langston, Samuel S. White 3rd and Vera White, with additional funds contributed by John Howard McFadden, Jr., Thomas Skelton Harrison, and the Philip H. and A.S.W. Rosenbach Foundation, 1985

Social Tags [?]

severed head [x]  


[Add Your Own Tags]