Adam Elsheimer, Judith Beheading Holofernes

Wellington Museum, Apsley House, London

Date: 1601-03
Technique: Oil on silvered copper, 24.2 x 18.7 cm

This painting is the first work by Adam Elsheimer on a silver ground. This technical innovation may in part account for the work's relatively small size.


No comments:

Post a Comment

Related Posts Plugin for WordPress, Blogger...