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David Anointed by Samuel, from the series of etchings Biblical Scenes, after the frescoes by Raphael in the Vatican Loggia
David Anointed by Samuel, from the series of etchings Biblical Scenes, after the frescoes by Raphael in the Vatican Loggia
Date:
1607
Location:
Not on display
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Media:
Etching
Dimensions:
13.2 x 17.8 cm (image)
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Continent:
Europe
Accession Number:
1958.142.2.33
Acquisition Date:
1958-02-21
Credit Line:

Museum purchase, Achenbach Foundation for Graphic Arts Endowment Fund

David stands leaning on his staff to be anointed by Samuel, who, standing near an altar, prepares to pour oil from a small bowl on David's head.