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Creator:
Print made by William Faithorne, ca. 1620–1691, British
Title:
The Betrayal of Christ
Date:
1653
Medium:
Line engraving with stipple engraving on moderately thick, slightly texutred, cream laid paper
Dimensions:
Sheet: 9 5/8 x 8 inches (24.4 x 20.3 cm)
Inscription(s)/Marks/Lettering:

Inscribed in graphite, on back, lower center: "William Faithorne: | The Betrayal of Christ"

Lettered, lower left inside image: "1653"; lower right inside image: "W. Fathorne Scul"

Credit Line:
Yale Center for British Art, Paul Mellon Collection
Copyright Status:
Public Domain
Accession Number:
B1978.34.3
Classification:
Prints
Collection:
Prints and Drawings
Subject Terms:
attacking | beards | Christian | embracing | fighting | gesturing | halo | illustration | kissing | lanterns | mountains | night | religious | religious and mythological subject | robes | Roman | rope | spears | swords | the kiss of Judas: accompanied by soldiers with torches and lanterns, he kisses Christ | torches
Associated People:
Peter, the Apostle, St. (ca. 1 BC - ca. 68 AD)
Jesus Christ (7-2 BC/BCE to 30-36 AD/CE)
Judas Iscariot
Malchus
Access:
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Link:
https://collections.britishart.yale.edu/catalog/tms:18312
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