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Joseph and Potiphar's Wife, from The Story of Joseph

Series/Portfolio:
The Story of Joseph
Artist:
Georg Pencz (German, Wroclaw ca. 1500–1550 Leipzig)
Date:
1546
Medium:
Engraving
Dimensions:
Sheet: 4 1/2 × 3 1/16 in. (11.5 × 7.7 cm)
Classification:
Prints
Credit Line:
Gift of Felix M. Warburg and his family, 1941
Accession Number:
41.1.182
Not on view
Inscription: at bottom left: 15 / PG / 46

Marking: on verso, at top right: collector's mark of John Barnard [Lugt 1419];
on verso, at bottom center: collector's mark of Hans von und zu Aufsess [Lugt 2749];
on verso, at bottom left: collector's mark of William Esdaile [Lugt 2617]
John Barnard the Younger (British, 1705–1784); William Esdaile (British, 1758–1837 London); Hans von und zu Aufsess (1801–1872); Donor: Felix Moritz Warburg
Landau 84.10; Bartsch VIII.323.11; Hollstein XXXI.130.10
Georg Caspar Nagler Neues allgemeines Künstler-Lexicon : oder Nachrichten von dem Leben und den Werken der Maler, Bildhauer, Baumeister, Kupferstecher. 10 vols., 1835-1852, cat. no. XI 85.

David Landau Catologo completo dell'opera grafica di Georg Pencz. Ex. cat. Milan, 1978, cat. no. 92, p. 127.

The Illustrated Bartsch. edited by Walter L. Strauss, New York, 1980, cat. no. VIII 344.84.



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