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The Kiss of Judas Iscariot (Napoleon III and Victor Emmanuel)
The Kiss of Judas Iscariot (Napoleon III and Victor Emmanuel)
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Date:
1859
Location:
Not on display
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Lithograph (hand-colored)
Dimensions:
Sheet: 410 x 335 mm (16 1/8 x 13 3/16 in.)
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Europe
Accession Number:
2003.48.1
Acquisition Date:
2003-06-26
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Museum purchase, Achenbach Foundation for Graphic Arts Endowment Fund

two male figures are represented in the style of a fresco by Giotto, under an arched frame capped by a grotesque head. The men kiss one another and embrace, eyes looking upward.
Four lines of German verse below image.