[The Agony in the Garden]
Etching and engraving, sheet 200 x 132mm (7¾ x 5¼"). Later impression; staining; glued to backing sheet at corners. Some damage.
Jesus praying on the Mount of Olives at Gethsemane, the apostles sleeping, and soldiers (having been informed by Judas) approach in the distance. Plate two from a set of twelve engravings of the Passion, by celebrated Haarlem painter and printmaker Hendrick Goltzius (1558-1617).
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