Soldiers Discovering the Body of Holofernes

A work made of pen and black ink and brush and black wash, over lilac wash, heightened with white gouache, on cream laid paper, laid down on cream laid paper.
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  • A work made of pen and black ink and brush and black wash, over lilac wash, heightened with white gouache, on cream laid paper, laid down on cream laid paper.

Date:

c. 1550

Artist:

Master of the Liechtenstein Adoration
Netherlandish, active c. 1530-1560

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Artist

Master of the Liechtenstein Adoration

Title

Soldiers Discovering the Body of Holofernes

Origin

Germany

Date

1545–1555

Medium

Pen and black ink and brush and black wash, over lilac wash, heightened with white gouache, on cream laid paper, laid down on cream laid paper

Inscriptions

Verso center, in graphite: 64 (or 49?) (encircled)

Dimensions

182 x 280 mm

Credit Line

Celia and David Hilliard and Harold Joachim Memorial Endowments

Reference Number

1999.683

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