Semper Pauperes habetis vobiscum, me autem non semper habetis. Math. C. XXVI. V.11. 23.
Genuae in Aedibus Durazzo.
Engraving, with very large margins. Plate 310 x 391mm (12¼ x 15½"). Water staining and tear to left edge.
Christ in the House of Simon; a group of figures seated around a table, party beneath a colonnade; Christ seated at right with Mary Magdalene crouched on the floor washing his feet. After a painting commissioned in 1556 for the dining room for the Benedictines for Verona, and now in the Galleria Sabauda, Turin. From "Schola Italica Picturae sive Selectae Quaedam Summorum e Schola Italica Pictorum Tabulae Aere Incisae Cura et Impensis Gavini Hamilton Pictoris", a series of forty plates.
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