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The beheading of Saint John the Baptist
Medium
engraving
Measurements
6.4 × 5.0 cm (image) 6.6 × 5.2 cm (plate) 6.8 × 5.4 cm (sheet) (oval)
Catalogue/s Raisonné
Hollstein VIII.4 iii/iii; Nagler p. 33; Dutuit 4 ii/ii; Wurzbach 4; Reitlinger 4; Le Blanc 4
Edition
3rd of 3 states
Inscription
inscribed in brown ink on reverse c.: 2 / I / (bird) (...illleg.)
stamped in ink on reverse: NATIONAL GALLERY / OF VICTORIA (in oval) (Lugt 1932g)
inscribed in pencil on old mount c.: rariss.
inscribed in pencil on old backing sheet c.: Le B 4 / RS 1429 (1429 in a circle) inscribed in pencil on old backing sheet l.c.: The Seven Masterpieces
inscribed in pen and ink on old backing sheet c.: 1278/3 / 1429
Accession Number
1278.317-3
Departments
International Prints / International Prints and Drawings
Credit Line
National Gallery of Victoria, Melbourne
Felton Bequest, 1923
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Gallery location
Not on display