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Creator:
Print made by Anton Joseph von Prenner, 1683–1761, Austrian
after Carlo Saraceni, c.1579–1620, Italian
Title:

Judith with the Head of Holofernes

Date:
1728
Medium:
Mezzotint on moderately thick, moderately textured, cream, laid paper
Dimensions:
Sheet (trimmed to plate): 9 1/8 × 6 13/16 inches (23.2 × 17.3 cm) and Image: 8 5/8 × 6 5/8 inches (21.9 × 16.8 cm)
Inscription(s)/Marks/Lettering:

Inscribed in graphite, verso, lower center: "Antony Joseph Prenner | Vienna 1698-1761 | (2); inscribed in graphite, verso, lower right: "a"

Lettered, lower left: "ALT.36.LAT.30.vnc."; lettered, lower center: "Venetiano PINXIT"; lettered, lower right: "V. Prennee.inc."

Credit Line:
Yale Center for British Art, Paul Mellon Fund
Copyright Status:
Public Domain
Accession Number:
B1970.3.1099
Classification:
Prints
Collection:
Prints and Drawings
Subject Terms:
candle | Christianity | earring | elder | head | heroine | Judaism | murder | Old Testament | religious and mythological subject | sack | servant | turban
Associated People:
Holofernes
Judith
Access:
Accessible by request in the Study Room [Request]
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Link:
https://collections.britishart.yale.edu/catalog/tms:22789
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