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On display at V&A South Kensington
Request to view at the Prints & Drawings Study Room, level F , Case BECK, Shelf 2, Box 9

The Betrayal of Christ

Oil Painting
ca. 1500 (painted)

object details
Object Type
Additional TitleThe Agony in the Garden (generic title)
Materials and Techniques
Oil on pine panel
Brief Description
Oil painting, 'The Betrayal of Christ (reverse: The Agony in the Garden)', South German School, ca. 1500
  • Estimate height: 32.7cm
  • Estimate width: 19cm
Dimensions taken from Catalogue of Foreign Paintings, I. Before 1800, C.M. Kauffmann, Victoria and Albert Museum, London, 1973
Credit line
Bequeathed by John M. Parsons
Object history
Bequeathed by John M. Parsons, 1870
Acquired, along with 531-1870, as the work of Hubert van Eyck, both paintings were reattributed to the German School, 16th century, by Sir Charles Holmes in 1933.
Subjects depicted
Associated Object
531-1870 (Ensemble)
Bibliographic Reference
Kauffmann, C.M., Catalogue of Foreign Paintings, I. Before 1800. London: Victoria and Albert Museum, 1973, p. 123, cat. no. 138
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record createdApril 24, 2007
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