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Temptation of Christ
  • Georg Pencz
    born: Wroclaw, Poland ; died: Leipzig, Germany
  • Temptation of Christ, circa 1530
  • Scenes from the Life of Christ
  • Where object was made: Germany
  • engraving
  • Image Dimensions Height/Width: 40 x 60 mm
    Image Dimensions Height/Width: 1 9/16 x 2 3/8 in
    Mat Dimensions: 19 x 14 in 1991.0271.01-4 matted together
  • Gift from the John J. Talleur and Ann Talleur Collection
  • Not on display
  • 1991.0271.01

Christ figure talking to standing half man, half beast figure by tree. Same image repeated on a cliff in distant background in upper left corner.