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Samson destroying the Temple

Samson destroying the Temple
(16th century)

pen and ink and brown wash over traces of red and black chalk; laid down with a ruled brown ink border
29.7 × 22.4 cm (sheet) 29.9 × 22.5 cm (support)
stamped in ink l.r.: (NATIONAL GALLERY / OF VICTORIA) (in oval) (Lugt 1932g)
inscribed in pencil (R. S. Sticht's hand) on old mount: R.S. 164 (in a circle)/(ldn) I 07/twby (in a square) / m/ͼ/Δ
Accession Number
International Prints and Drawings
Credit Line
National Gallery of Victoria, Melbourne
Felton Bequest, 1923
This digital record has been made available on NGV Collection Online through the generous support of the Joe White Bequest
Gallery location
Not on display
Subjects (general)
Human Figures Religion and Mythology
Subjects (specific)
columns (architectural elements) full-length figures men (male humans) ruins Samson (Old Testament character)