Judith strikes a pose

05 Mar

It must have been a popular pose.    And impossible to tell which work of art came first.    But it is fortunate for Judith that the fauchion has a scabbard.

Emile Coriolan Hippolyte Guillemin, “Judith,” Bronze, red and polychrome patinate, 46 in. high, auctioned by Cowan’s, July 31, 2010 (Lot 272), Cincinnati, Ohio, US

Louis Hottot, “Judith et Holopherne,” Bronze and polychrome patinate, 44 cm, auctioned by Drouot Richelieu, Dec 14, 2009 (Lot 48), Paris, France

Nathaniel Sichel, “Judith,” Oil on canvas, 180 x 111 cm, auctioned by Sotheby’s, Jun 2, 2010 (Lot 165), London, UK

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Posted by on March 5, 2013 in Cacciatore


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One response to “Judith strikes a pose

  1. craftschen

    March 6, 2013 at 1:30 am

    Very wonderful!


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