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Potiphar's wife accusing Joseph
Potiphar's wife accusing Joseph
Date:
1512
Location:
Not on display
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Media:
Engraving
Dimensions:
12 x 15.8 cm (image)
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Object Type:
Country:
Continent:
Europe
Accession Number:
1963.30.560
Acquisition Date:
1963-04-09
Credit Line:

Achenbach Foundation for Graphic Arts

At sunset, a young woman kneels on the steps of a temple in front of a man looking heavenward in innocence as she accuses him of a crime. The townspeople dressed in 15th century town clothes observe as they gossip. Plumes, caps, turban, boots, shawl.