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Judith with the Head of Holofernes
  • Jakob Binck, artist
    circa 1500–1569
    born: Cologne, Germany ; died: Königsberg, Germany ; active: Germany
    Barthel Beham
    1502–1540
    born: Nuremberg, Germany ; died: Italy ; active: Germany
  • Judith with the Head of Holofernes, 1528
  • Where object was made: Germany
  • engraving
  • Paper Type: laid
  • Image Dimensions Height/Width: 83 x 65 mm
    Image Dimensions Height/Width: 3 1/4 x 2 1/2 in
    Mat Dimensions: 14 x 11 in
  • Museum purchase: Elmer F. Pierson Fund
  • Not on display
  • 1997.0364
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Description

Judith looking to her left holding large knife diagonally across her body. She is holding the head of Holofernes in her right hand.