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Samson and Delilah
Samson and Delilah
Artist:
Date:
17th–18th century
Location:
Not on display
Century:
Media:
Pen And Brown Ink Over Black Chalk On Laid Paper
Dimensions:
Sheet: 229 x 333 mm (9 x 13 1/8 in.)
Department:
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Country:
Continent:
Europe
Provenance:

Provenance: Joseph Green Cogswell; Mortimer Leo Schiff; Moore S. Achenbach; Cogswell no. 174 , Hellman no. 39 as "Samson" by Luca Cambiaso (George S. Hellman, Original Drawings by the Old Masters: The Collection formed by Joseph Green Cogswell, 1786-1871, New York: privately published, 1915);
Attribution (unverified, from old mat to old file): Vitzhum (Walter Vitzhum, 1928-1971) confirmed attribution to Luca Giordano.

Accession Number:
1963.24.78
Acquisition Date:
1952-10-20
Credit Line:

Achenbach Foundation for Graphic Arts

Exhibition History:

Santa Barbara Museum of Art, The Christian Inspiration, exh. cat. ed. Alfred Moir, 1978, no. 26, p. 18; FAMSF, M.H. de Young Memorial Museum: Italian Old Master Drawings from the Achenbach Foundation for Graphic Arts, 2 Feb - 24 April 1994.

Delilah,with an old woman behind her, cutting off Samson’s hair

Contemporaneous Works “Art from the same century and country”