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VI. Joachim, returning from the Wilderness, is met at the Golden Gate of Jerusalem by his wife and her attendants

  • Object:

    Print

  • Place of origin:

    Great Britain (published)

  • Date:

    1852-1860 (published)

  • Artist/Maker:

    Giotto, born 1666 - died 1337 (artist)
    Williams, W. O. (draughtsman)
    Brothers Dalziel (engravers)
    Arundel Society (publishers)

  • Materials and Techniques:

    wood engraving

  • Credit Line:

    Presented by the Society for Promoting Christian Knowledge

  • Museum number:

    E.151-1918

  • Gallery location:

    Prints & Drawings Study Room, level E, case AA7

Physical description

Proof before letters of a wood engraving reproducing a Giotto fresco from the Church of S. Maria dell'Arena, Padua. It depicts Joachim, returning from the Wilderness, being met by his wife and attendants.

Place of Origin

Great Britain (published)

Date

1852-1860 (published)

Artist/maker

Giotto, born 1666 - died 1337 (artist)
Williams, W. O. (draughtsman)
Brothers Dalziel (engravers)
Arundel Society (publishers)

Materials and Techniques

wood engraving

Dimensions

Height: 10.5 in, Width: 11.375 in

Descriptive line

Wood engraving after a fresco by Giotto, 'VI. Joachim, returning from the Wilderness, is met at the Golden Gate of Jerusalem by his wife and her attendants', engraved by Dalziel Brothers, published by the Arundel Society, 1852-1860

Bibliographic References (Citation, Note/Abstract, NAL no)

Victoria and Albert Museum, Department of Engraving, Illustration and Design and Department of Paintings, Accessions 1916-1918, London: HMSO, 1920.

Materials

Paper

Techniques

Wood engraving

Categories

Prints; Christianity

Collection

Prints, Drawings & Paintings Collection

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