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Judith with the Head of Holofernes
Judith with the Head of Holofernes

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Judith with the Head of Holofernes

Titian(Italian, 1485/1490 - 1576)

c. 1570
Oil on canvas
Framed: 55 x 47 1/4 x 2 3/4 in. ( 139.7 x 120 x 7 cm) 44 1/2 x 37 1/2 in. (113.03 x 95.25 cm)
European Painting
Gift of Edsel B. Ford
Accession No.
Florence, Coll. family of Marchesi Gerini, recorded in 1677; By descent (?), Florence, Marchese Andrea Gerini (1759); By descent, Florence, Marchese Giovanni Gerini (1825); Florence, auction, Collection Gerini, 1 Dec. 1825, no. 272; London, Coll. John Rodwell (1829); Denbigh, Ruthin Castle / Lymington, Newlands Manor, coll. Colonel William Cornwallis West (in or by 1915); London, auction, (Christie's), 11 July 1919, no. 75 (bought by Kendal ?); London, A. L. Nicholson (dealer-1923-ca. 1928); New York, Dr. Siegfried Aram (dealer-1935), from whom purchased by Edsel B. Ford as a gift to the DIA in March, 1938.
canvas, oil, paint, religion
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