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Samson and Delilah, after Titian
Samson and Delilah, after Titian
Date:
ca. 1540–1545
Location:
Not on display
Century:
Media:
Woodcut
Dimensions:
Image: 302 x 499 mm (11 7/8 x 19 5/8 in.)
Department:
Object Type:
Country:
Continent:
Europe
Provenance:

Provenance:
L. Goldschmidt 10/5/72;
Marcus Sopher (cat. 61);
Sopher 16th c. cat. no.4

Accession Number:
1986.1.355
Acquisition Date:
1972-10-05
Credit Line:

Mr. and Mrs. Marcus Sopher Collection

Exhibition History:

CPLH, Tradition and Innovation, 1500 - 1989, 10 Sept - 31 Dec 1989.

Samson with shaved head and long beard is bound with a rope by soldiers, as he supports himself on the thigh of Delilah, who holds a scissors and a handful of hair.