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Christ kneels and writes on the pavement at center and a woman taken in adultery by three soldiers at right

Artist:
Luca Giordano (Italian, Naples 1634–1705 Naples)
Date:
1653
Medium:
Etching
Dimensions:
Sheet: 14 1/8 × 19 3/4 in. (35.9 × 50.2 cm)
Classification:
Prints
Credit Line:
Bequest of Phyllis Massar, 2011
Accession Number:
2012.136.912
Not on view
Inscription: Inscribed in plate lower right: "Lucus Iordanus F 1653"

Marking: Stamped in blue ink lower left: collector's mark for Richard Fisher (Lugt 2205).
Phyllis D. Massar; Richard Fisher (British, 1809–1890); Donor: Phyllis D. Massar
Bartsch XXI.176.5
Adam von Bartsch Le Peintre graveur. Vienna, 1803, cat. no. 5, p. 176.



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