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Judith and Holofernes, chest (Cassone)
(1570s)

Medium
Walnut (Juglans sp.)
Measurements
75.7 × 180.2 × 62.2 cm
Place/s of Execution
Italy
Accession Number
1547.2-D4
Department
International Decorative Arts
Credit Line
National Gallery of Victoria, Melbourne
Felton Bequest, 1955
This digital record has been made available on NGV Collection Online through the generous support of Digitisation Champion Ms Carol Grigor through Metal Manufactures Limited
Gallery location
Not on display
Description
The decapitated body of Holofernes discovered; Judith returning in triumph to Bethulia with the head of Holofernes.

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