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Judith with the Head of Holofernes: 32.K.14-24

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Current Location: In storage


Judith with the Head of Holofernes


Printmaker: Palma Giovane (Jacopo Negretti)
Publisher: Franco, Giacomo



Acquisition and important dates

Method of acquisition: Bequeathed (1816) by Fitzwilliam, Richard, 7th Viscount


Circa 1600 - Before 1611


One of Palma's etchings used as an illustration for De excellentia et nobilitate delineationis libri duo, a drawing manual first published in 1611 by Giocomo Franco.

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Identification numbers

Accession number: 32.K.14-24
Primary reference Number: 128172
Bartsch: 25
Illustrated Bartsch: 25 (294)
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Created: Saturday 6 August 2011 Updated: Friday 10 May 2013 Last processed: Sunday 21 March 2021

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Owner or interested party: The Fitzwilliam Museum
Associated department: Paintings, Drawings and Prints

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