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The Betrayal of Christ

Barbieri, Giovanni Francesco (Il Guercino) (painter)

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The Betrayal of Christ


Barbieri, Giovanni Francesco (Il Guercino) (painter)







Bolognese School

Technique Description

oil on canvas


height: 115.3 cm
width: 142.2 cm


or earlier 1621


given: Douglas, R. Langton, Capt. 1924 (Filtered for: Paintings, Drawings and Prints)

Bartolommeo Fabri, by 1621; Ginetti, Rome, by 1678; Thomas Hope, Deepdene, Surrey, by 1818; sale of Hope Heirlooms, Christie's, 20 July 1917 (96), bt. Captain R. Langton Douglas, London


  1. (2005) Treasures of the Fitzwilliam Museum, London: Scala [page: 49]
  2. Sale Catalogue, 7 1958)
    [comments: pl. 56]
  3. Goodison, J.W. (1967) Catalogue of Paintings in the Fitzwilliam Museum, Cambridge, Italian School, Cambridge (Cambs.): Cambridge University Press [page: 76]
    [comments: pl. 52]

Accession Number

1131 (Paintings, Drawings and Prints)
(Reference Number: 447; Input Date: 1999-12-10 / Last Edit: 2009-01-27)

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